Tranberg Family History

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Tranberg Name Meaning

Danish: habitational name from Tranbjerg in Denmark, named with tran(e) ‘crane’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Granberg, Tanberg, Grunberg, Ramberg, Kronberg, Risberg, Freiberg

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Tranberg Family Origin

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Tranberg Family Occupations

What did your Tranberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tranberg. 12% of Tranberg men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Tranberg women worked as a Farm. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tranberg were Farm Laborer and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm
    13%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Stenographer
    9%

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

Tranberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tranberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tranberg 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 897 immigration records available for the last name Tranberg. 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 249 military records available for the last name Tranberg. For the veterans among your Tranberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tranberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Tranberg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tranberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Tranberg in 1962 was 73, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tranberg

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