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Kornberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the various places so named in Hessen and Baden-Württemberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic) and Swedish: ornamental name meaning ‘grain hill’, from German Korn ‘grain’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’, or Swedish korn + berg.

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


Similar surnames: Kronberg, Kolberg, Tornberg, Sternberg, Ostberg, Boberg, Holberg

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Kornberg Family Origin

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Kornberg Family Occupations

What did your Kornberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kornberg occupation in the USA was Peddler. 100% of Kornberg's were Peddlers.

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  • Peddler

    100%

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Kornberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kornberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kornberg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kornberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kornberg in 1957 was 57, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kornberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kornberg 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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