Kirchberg Family History

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Kirchberg Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from one of the various places called Kirchberg in Rhineland, Saxony, or Württemberg. topographic name for someone living at a church on a hill or on a hill so named, from Middle High German kirche ‘church’ + berc ‘hill’, ‘mountain’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Kirchberg ‘church mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Hirschberg, Kirchner, Hochberg, Kornberg, Kindberg, Kronberg, Bircher

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Kirchberg Family Origin

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Kirchberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%
  • Soap Maker

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchberg. A less common occupation for the Kirchberg family was Soap Maker. The most common Kirchberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kirchberg's were Farmers.

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Kirchberg Historical Records

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Kirchberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Kirchberg Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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