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Weinberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place called Weinberg or Weinberge of which there are numerous examples especially in Austria and Bavaria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Wein ‘wine’ + Berg ‘mountain hill’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Feinberg, Winberg, Wenberg, Steinberg, Weisberg, Heiberg, Westberg

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Where is the Weinberg family from?

You can see how Weinberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Weinberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Weinberg families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 22 Weinberg families living in Ontario. This was about 58% of all the recorded Weinberg's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Weinberg families in 1911.
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What did your Weinberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Weinberg. 50% of Weinberg men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Tailor
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 24,000 immigration records available for the last name Weinberg. 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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There are 11,000 military records available for the last name Weinberg. For the veterans among your Weinberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Weinberg lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Weinberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weinberg in 1943 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

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