Shamburg Family History

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Shamburg Name Meaning

Variant of Jewish Schamberg, a habitational name from any of several places named Schamberg (see Schamberger).

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


Similar surnames: Hamburg, Hamberg, Samberg, Homburg, Ramsburg, Lamberg, Halberg

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Shamburg Family Origin

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Shamburg Family Occupations

What did your Shamburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Shamburg. 14% of Shamburg men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Shamburg women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shamburg were Manager and Cashier

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Cook
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Cashier
    6%

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

Shamburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shamburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shamburg 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 63 immigration records available for the last name Shamburg. 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 310 military records available for the last name Shamburg. For the veterans among your Shamburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shamburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Shamburg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shamburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Shamburg in 1963 was 75, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shamburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shamburg 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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