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Ramberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in the Palatinate, near Landau. Norwegian: habitational name from any of some fifteen farmsteads named with ramn ‘raven’ (Old Norse hrafn) + berg ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Walberg, Lamberg, Roberg, Risberg, Amberg, Salberg, Lemberg, Rodberg

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Where is the Ramberg family from?

You can see how Ramberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ramberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Ramberg families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 18 Ramberg families living in Minnesota. This was about 33% of all the recorded Ramberg's in USA. Minnesota and 1 other state had the highest population of Ramberg families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ramberg surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ramberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Ramberg. 29% of Ramberg men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Ramberg women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ramberg were Salesman and Sales Lady. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Carpenter
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Teacher
    20%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Sales Lady
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ramberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ramberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ramberg. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Ramberg. For the veterans among your Ramberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ramberg lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ramberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Ramberg in 1950 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

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