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Reichenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places named Reichenberg, in several different areas of Germany. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German reich(en) ‘rich’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Eichenberg, Eichelberg, Seidenberg, Lichtenberg, Eisenberg

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Reichenberg Family Origin

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Reichenberg Family Occupations

What did your Reichenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher, Clerk In Store and Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reichenberg. A less common occupation for the Reichenberg family was Hardware. The most common Reichenberg occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Reichenberg's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Grocery Store

    17%
  • Hardware

    17%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reichenberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Reichenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reichenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reichenberg 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reichenberg. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Reichenberg. For the veterans among your Reichenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reichenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Reichenberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Reichenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reichenberg in 1959 was 34, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reichenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reichenberg 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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