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Nurnberg Name Meaning

German (Nürnberg): habitational name from the city of Nürnberg in Bavaria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Nierenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Nurenberg, Nurnberger, Nuernberg, Kornberg, Turner, Nirenberg

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Nurnberg Family Origin

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Nurnberg Family Occupations

What did your Nurnberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nurnberg family was Waggon Maker. Farmer, Carpenter and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nurnberg. The most common Nurnberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Nurnberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Harness Maker

    11%
  • Waggon Maker

    11%

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

Nurnberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nurnberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Nurnberg lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nurnberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nurnberg in 1956 was 60, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nurnberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nurnberg 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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