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Sonnenberg Family History

Sonnenberg Name Meaning
German: habitational name from any of the places called Sonnenberg.Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name formed with German Sonne ‘sun’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

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13,722 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,656 Military Records
3,203 Immigration Records
8,902 Census and Voter Lists
17,132 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sonnenberg Families

  • Number of Sonnenberg families
     35 - 67
     12 - 34
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sonnenberg families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sonnenberg last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sonnenberg census records

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Sonnenberg Family Origin

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Sonnenberg Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sonnenberg

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Sonnenberg Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sonnenberg census records

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Sonnenberg Civil War Service Records

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