Nyberg Family History

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Nyberg Name Meaning

Scandinavian: habitational name from a farmstead so named, or an ornamental name formed with ny ‘new’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Nyborg, Aaberg, Enberg, Berg, Boberg, Ryberg, Roberg, Isberg, Ulberg

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Nyberg Family Origin

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Nyberg Family Occupations

What did your Nyberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nyberg. A less common occupation for the Nyberg family was Farm Laborer. The most common Nyberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Nyberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Nyberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nyberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Nyberg lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Nyberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Nyberg in 1948 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nyberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nyberg 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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