Wittenburg Family History

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Wittenburg Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of various places called Wittenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Wittenberg, Wattenberg, Wittenborn, Whittenburg, Guttenberg

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Wittenburg Family Origin

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Wittenburg Family Occupations

What did your Wittenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Elevator was the top reported job for people in the CA named Wittenburg. 34% of Wittenburg men worked as an Elevator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Elevator
    34%
  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    34%

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

Wittenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Wittenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wittenburg 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 759 immigration records available for the last name Wittenburg. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wittenburg. For the veterans among your Wittenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wittenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wittenburg lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wittenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wittenburg in 1954 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wittenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wittenburg 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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