Holmberg Family History

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Holmberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from holm ‘island’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Homberg, Holberg, Hellberg, Hallberg, Hogberg, Holmbeck, Palmberg

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Holmberg Family Origin

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Holmberg Family Occupations

What did your Holmberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Holmberg family was Coal Miner. The most common Holmberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Holmberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holmberg.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

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

Holmberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holmberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Holmberg lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Holmberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Holmberg in 1944 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holmberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holmberg 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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