Engbers Family History

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Engbers Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Engberg, Egbers, Ingber, Enger, Enberg, Angers, Eggers, Egbert

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Engbers Family Origin

Where is the Engbers family from?

Engbers Family Occupations

What did your Engbers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Merchant Tailor and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engbers. A less common occupation for the Engbers family was Teaching School. The most common Engbers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Engbers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Merchant Tailor

  • Tailor

  • Teaching School


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

Engbers Historical Records

What Engbers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 473 census records available for the last name Engbers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engbers 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Engbers. 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 88 military records available for the last name Engbers. For the veterans among your Engbers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engbers Life Expectancy

What is the average Engbers lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2001, in the United States, Engbers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Engbers in 1965 was 75, and 84 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engbers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engbers 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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