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Lowenberg Name Meaning

German (Löwenberg): habitational name from any of several places called Löwenberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic) and Swedish (Löwenberg): ornamental name composed of German Löwe ‘lion’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’; in some cases the Jewish name would have been an ornamental elaboration associated with the personal name Levi (see Levy) or with the personal names meaning ‘lion’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenberg, Blumenberg, Lemberg, Kornberg, Kronenberg, Kohlenberg

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Lowenberg Family Origin

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Lowenberg Family Occupations

What did your Lowenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lowenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Lowenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lowenberg family was Merchant. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowenberg.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Merchant

    5%

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

Lowenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lowenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Lowenberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Lowenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lowenberg in 1959 was 36, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lowenberg 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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