Nyborg Family History

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Nyborg Name Meaning

Scandinavian: habitational name from a common farmstead name and place name, or an ornamental name. In either case, the name is formed with ny ‘new’ + borg ‘fortress’, ‘castle’, ‘town’; this second element is commonly applied to natural formations which resemble fortifications.

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


Similar surnames: Nyberg, Borg, Nybo, Wiborg, Ryberg, Boberg, Nord, Burg, Nyholm

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Nyborg Family Origin

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Nyborg Family Occupations

What did your Nyborg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nyborg. A less common occupation for the Nyborg family was Letter Carrier. The most common Nyborg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Nyborg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Letter Carrier

    20%

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

Nyborg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nyborg Life Expectancy

What is the average Nyborg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nyborg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Nyborg in 1962 was 85, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nyborg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nyborg 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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