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Hammerbeck Name Meaning

German: unexplained; perhaps a habitational name from Hammerbrook (Hamburg) or Hammerbach (Bavaria).

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


Similar surnames: Hardebeck, Hallenbeck, Hollenbeck, Harbeck, Surbeck, Hamberger

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Hammerbeck Family Origin

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Hammerbeck Family Occupations

What did your Hammerbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hammerbeck occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Hammerbeck's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Works In Wire Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hammerbeck.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Works In Wire Mill

    50%

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

Hammerbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hammerbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hammerbeck 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hammerbeck. 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 Hammerbeck. For the veterans among your Hammerbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hammerbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammerbeck lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Hammerbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hammerbeck in 1964 was 82, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammerbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammerbeck 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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