Greenberg Family History

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Greenberg Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Grünberg (see Grunberg).

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


Similar surnames: Gruenberg, Greenburg, Greenberger, Grinberg, Grunberg, Freeberg

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Greenberg Family Origin

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Greenberg Family Occupations

What did your Greenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greenberg family was Clothing Store. Tailor, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenberg. The most common Greenberg occupation in the USA was Tailor. 8% of Greenberg's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Clothing Store

    4%

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

Greenberg Historical Records

What Greenberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greenberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Greenberg

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Greenberg. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Greenberg. For the veterans among your Greenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenberg lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Greenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Greenberg in 1941 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenberg 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.

Famous Greenberg Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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