Soderberg Family History

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Soderberg Name Meaning

Swedish (Söderberg): ornamental name composed of the elements söder ‘south’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Cederberg, Anderberg, Overberg, Seaberg, Stenberg, Norberg, Underberg

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Soderberg Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Soderberg name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Soderberg. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Sweden


  • Norway


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


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Soderberg Family Origin

Where is the Soderberg family from?

Soderberg Family Occupations

What did your Soderberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soderberg. A less common occupation for the Soderberg family was Laborer. The most common Soderberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Soderberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Soderberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Soderberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soderberg 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Soderberg. 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 Soderberg. For the veterans among your Soderberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soderberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Soderberg lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Soderberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Soderberg in 1945 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soderberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soderberg 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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