Moberg Family History

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Moberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental or topographic name composed of the elements mo ‘sandy heath’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Boberg, Oberg, Roberg, Broberg, Sjoberg, Rosberg, Enberg, Isberg

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Moberg Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moberg name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Moberg. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Sweden


  • Norway


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


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Moberg Family Origin

Where is the Moberg family from?

Moberg Family Occupations

What did your Moberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moberg. A less common occupation for the Moberg family was Blacksmith. The most common Moberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Moberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner

  • Blacksmith


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

Moberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Moberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moberg 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Moberg. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Moberg. For the veterans among your Moberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Moberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Moberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Moberg in 1955 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moberg 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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