Bahrenburg Family History

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Bahrenburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Barenburg, west of Hannover.

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

Similar surnames: Altenburg, Ehrenberg, Vandenburg, Hanenburg, Hackenburg, Wardenburg

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Bahrenburg Family Origin

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Bahrenburg Family Occupations

What did your Bahrenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bahrenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Bahrenburg's were Farmers. Farmer, Grocer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bahrenburg. A less common occupation for the Bahrenburg family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Physician

  • Butcher


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

Bahrenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bahrenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bahrenburg 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 608 immigration records available for the last name Bahrenburg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 277 military records available for the last name Bahrenburg. For the veterans among your Bahrenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bahrenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahrenburg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bahrenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bahrenburg in 1963 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahrenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bahrenburg 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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