Niebur Family History

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Niebur Name Meaning

North German and Danish: variant of Niebuhr.

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

Similar surnames: Niebuhr, Niehus, Lieber, Sieber, Niebauer, Nier, Sieker, Gier, Weeber

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Niebur Family Origin

Where is the Niebur family from?

Niebur Family Occupations

What did your Niebur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niebur occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Niebur's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Niebur family was Tailoress. Farmer, Miner and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niebur.

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  • Farmer

  • Miner

  • Retired Farmer

  • Tailoress


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

Niebur Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 836 census records available for the last name Niebur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niebur 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Niebur. 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 342 military records available for the last name Niebur. For the veterans among your Niebur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niebur Life Expectancy

What is the average Niebur lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Niebur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Niebur in 1962 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niebur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niebur 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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