Setterberg Family History

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Setterberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the place-name element säter ‘mountain pasture’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Zetterberg, Westerberg, Osterberg, Guttenberg, Cederberg, Stenberg

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Setterberg Family Origin

Where is the Setterberg family from?

Setterberg Family Occupations

What did your Setterberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Setterberg family was Locksmith. The most common Setterberg occupation in the USA was Black Smith. 33% of Setterberg's were Black Smiths. Black Smith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Setterberg.

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  • Black Smith

  • Farmer

  • Locksmith


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

Setterberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Setterberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Setterberg 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 542 immigration records available for the last name Setterberg. 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 280 military records available for the last name Setterberg. For the veterans among your Setterberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Setterberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Setterberg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Setterberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Setterberg in 1963 was 65, and 97 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Setterberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Setterberg 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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