Kjellberg Family History

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Kjellberg Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Kjellberg, from Old Norse kelda ‘spring’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements källa ‘spring’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’ (see Kall).

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


Similar surnames: Hellberg, Selberg, Kullberg, Melberg, Kallberg, Kalberg, Adelberg

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Kjellberg Family Origin

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Kjellberg Family Occupations

What did your Kjellberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kjellberg occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 40% of Kjellberg's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Kjellberg family was Works In Rowshop. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kjellberg.

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Works In Rowshop

    20%

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

Kjellberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kjellberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kjellberg lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kjellberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kjellberg in 1961 was 59, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kjellberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kjellberg 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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