Langberg Family History

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Langberg Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a long mountain, from Middle High German lang ‘long’ + berc ‘hill’, ‘mountain’. Jewish (Ashkenazic) and Swedish: ornamental name meaning ‘long mountain’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sandberg, Wangberg, Landberg, Landsberg, Lindberg, Lamberg

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Langberg Family Origin

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Langberg Family Occupations

What did your Langberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Langberg. 32% of Langberg men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Langberg women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Langberg were Carpenter and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Farmer
    21%
  • Salesman
    18%
  • Carpenter
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    43%
  • Clerk
    29%
  • Bookkeeper
    29%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Langberg Historical Records

What Langberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Langberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 976 immigration records available for the last name Langberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 143 military records available for the last name Langberg. For the veterans among your Langberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Langberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Langberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Langberg in 1959 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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