Wardenburg Family History

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Wardenburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Wardenburg in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Wartenberg, Rabenberg, Oldenburg, Katzenberg, Brandenburg, Kaldenberg

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Wardenburg Family Origin

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Wardenburg Family Occupations

What did your Wardenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wardenburg. 22% of Wardenburg men worked as a Farmer and 39% of Wardenburg women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wardenburg were Farm Labor and Farm Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Farm Labor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    39%
  • Housewife
    16%
  • Copyist
    8%
  • Farm Manager
    8%

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

Wardenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 843 census records available for the last name Wardenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wardenburg 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 735 immigration records available for the last name Wardenburg. 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 208 military records available for the last name Wardenburg. For the veterans among your Wardenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wardenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wardenburg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wardenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wardenburg in 1962 was 69, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wardenburg

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