Hunsberger Family History

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Hunsberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Hunsberg or Huntsberg.

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

Similar surnames: Honsberger, Ernsberger, Hansberger, Mansberger, Landsberger

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Hunsberger Family Origin

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Hunsberger Family Occupations

What did your Hunsberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunsberger. A less common occupation for the Hunsberger family was Blacksmith. The most common Hunsberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hunsberger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


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

Hunsberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hunsberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunsberger 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 492 immigration records available for the last name Hunsberger. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hunsberger. For the veterans among your Hunsberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunsberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunsberger lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hunsberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hunsberger in 1944 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunsberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunsberger 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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