Hornberger Family History

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Hornberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Hornberg, a common place name composed of Old High German horn ‘horn’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Hohenberger, Sornberger, Heuberger, Leinberger, Honsberger, Kornberg

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Hornberger Family Origin

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Hornberger Family Occupations

What did your Hornberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hornberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hornberger's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hornberger. A less common occupation for the Hornberger family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    2%

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

Hornberger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Hornberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hornberger lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hornberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hornberger in 1945 was 52, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hornberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hornberger 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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