Wenberg Family History

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Wenberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element (possibly from a place name element) + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Renberg, Enberg, Weberg, Winberg, Weinberg, Melberg, Seaberg

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Wenberg Family Origin

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Wenberg Family Occupations

What did your Wenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wenberg. The most common Wenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Wenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wenberg family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keep House

  • Laborer


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

Wenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wenberg 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 714 immigration records available for the last name Wenberg. 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 408 military records available for the last name Wenberg. For the veterans among your Wenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wenberg lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Wenberg in 1954 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wenberg 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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