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Hilgenberg Name Meaning

North German: probably a habitational name from an unidentified place named with Middle Low German hilge(n) ‘holy’ (inflected form of hillich) + berg ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Hilgendorf, Falkenberg, Kallenberg, Eichenberg, Eisenberg, Heiberg

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Hilgenberg Family Origin

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Hilgenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    21%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Barber

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hilgenberg family was Barber. Farming, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hilgenberg. The most common Hilgenberg occupation in the USA was Farming. 21% of Hilgenberg's were Farmings.

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Hilgenberg Historical Records

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Hilgenberg Life Expectancy

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