Winberg Family History

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Winberg Name Meaning

Danish and German: habitational name from a place so named, most probably the one in Mecklenburg, Germany. Swedish: ornamental name from vin(d) ‘wind’ + berg ‘mountain’, or habitational name from a place named with these elements.

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


Similar surnames: Wilberg, Weinberg, Silberg, Wenberg, Walberg, Finberg, Kindberg

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Winberg Family Origin

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Winberg Family Occupations

What did your Winberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Chambermaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Winberg. 27% of Winberg men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Winberg women worked as a Chambermaid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Winberg were Cartage and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Tailor
    12%
  • Carpenter
    8%
  • Cartage
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Chambermaid
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
  • Student
    25%

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

Winberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Winberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winberg 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Winberg. 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 795 military records available for the last name Winberg. For the veterans among your Winberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Winberg lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Winberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Winberg in 1941 was 62, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winberg 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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