Kilburg Family History

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Kilburg Name Meaning

Swedish: from any of the various places in Sweden called Kilberg, meaning ‘wedge mountain’. This name is found chiefly in IA.

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


Similar surnames: Kolberg, Milberg, Silberg, Kalberg, Winburn, Halberg, Gilberg

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Kilburg Family Origin

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Kilburg Family Occupations

What did your Kilburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kilburg. A less common occupation for the Kilburg family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Kilburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kilburg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%

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

Kilburg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kilburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kilburg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kilburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kilburg in 1959 was 37, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kilburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kilburg 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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