Jernberg Family History

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Jernberg Name Meaning

Swedish (also Järnberg): ornamental name composed of the elements järn ‘iron’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Enberg, Renberg, Wenberg, Tornberg, Kornberg, Feinberg, Gronberg

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Jernberg Family Origin

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Jernberg Family Occupations

What did your Jernberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jernberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Jernberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jernberg family was Pattern Maker. Farmer, Hammer Man and Hammersmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jernberg.

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  • Farmer

  • Hammer Man

  • Hammersmith

  • Pattern Maker


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

Jernberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Jernberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jernberg 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Jernberg. 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 453 military records available for the last name Jernberg. For the veterans among your Jernberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jernberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Jernberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jernberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Jernberg in 1955 was 52, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jernberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jernberg 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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