Hammerberg Family History

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Hammerberg Name Meaning

Swedish: probably an ornamental name composed of the elements hammer ‘hammer’ (possibly taken from a place name) + berg ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Fagerberg, Anderberg, Zetterberg, Melberg, Smedberg, Hedberg

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Hammerberg Family Origin

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Hammerberg Family Occupations

What did your Hammerberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hammerberg family was Fisherman. The most common Hammerberg occupation in the USA was Barber. 20% of Hammerberg's were Barbers. Barber, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammerberg.

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  • Barber

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Fisherman

    20%

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

Hammerberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hammerberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammerberg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hammerberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Hammerberg in 1963 was 78, and 54 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammerberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammerberg 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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