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Castleberry Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Castelberger, a habitational name, probably from a place in Grisons canton. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Kesselberg, a habitational name from any of the places in Bavaria, Baden, or Rhineland named Kesselberg.

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

Similar surnames: Cushenberry, Casselberry, Appleberry, Fortenberry, Lineberry

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Castleberry Family Origin

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Castleberry Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Castleberry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Castleberry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Castleberry family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castleberry.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Castleberry Historical Records

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Castleberry Life Expectancy

What is the average Castleberry lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, Castleberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Castleberry in 1946 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

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