Vosberg Family History

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Vosberg Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a hill frequented by foxes, from Middle Low German vos ‘fox’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Osberg, Rosberg, Holberg, Ostberg, Mossberg, Fosberg, Boberg, Vosburg

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Vosberg Family Origin

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Vosberg Family Occupations

What did your Vosberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vosberg. A less common occupation for the Vosberg family was Cooper. The most common Vosberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Vosberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Black Smith

  • Cooper


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

Vosberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vosberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vosberg 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 226 immigration records available for the last name Vosberg. 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 508 military records available for the last name Vosberg. For the veterans among your Vosberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vosberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Vosberg lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vosberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Vosberg in 1963 was 67, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vosberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vosberg 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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