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Blomberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements blom ‘flower’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. Danish: habitational name from a place so named. German: habitational name from a place named Blomberg, in Lippe district and Friesland.

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


Similar surnames: Boberg, Blumberg, Bloomberg, Bromberg, Lemberg, Lamberg, Bleiberg

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Where is the Blomberg family from?

You can see how Blomberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Blomberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Blomberg families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 38 Blomberg families living in Missouri. This was about 20% of all the recorded Blomberg's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Blomberg families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Blomberg surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Blomberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Blomberg. 19% of Blomberg men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Blomberg women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blomberg were Machinist and Clerk.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Machinist
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Clerk
    6%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Blomberg. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Blomberg. For the veterans among your Blomberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Blomberg lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Blomberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Blomberg in 1953 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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