Hamberg Family History

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Hamberg Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places named Hamberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hamburg.

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


Similar surnames: Amberg, Samberg, Halberg, Lamberg, Hamburg, Hamberger, Bamberg

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Hamberg Family Origin

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Hamberg Family Occupations

What did your Hamberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Pawn Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hamberg. A less common occupation for the Hamberg family was Barber. The most common Hamberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Hamberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Pawn Broker

    10%
  • Barber

    5%

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

Hamberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hamberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamberg 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 Hamberg

Passenger List

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

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Hamberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamberg lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hamberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Hamberg in 1954 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hamberg 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 Hamberg Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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