Newbern Family History

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Newbern Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Newburn, Newborn, or Neuborn (see Newborn).

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

Similar surnames: Newborn, Leben, Newberg, Nester, Nebel, Cobern, Neuber, Neubert

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Newbern Family Origin

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Newbern Family Occupations

What did your Newbern ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Newbern. 21% of Newbern men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Newbern women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Newbern were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Clerk

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

Newbern Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Newbern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newbern 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 247 immigration records available for the last name Newbern. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Newbern. For the veterans among your Newbern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newbern Life Expectancy

What is the average Newbern lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Newbern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Newbern in 1959 was 23, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newbern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newbern 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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