Wehrenberg Family History

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Wehrenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Ehrenberg, Westenberg, Wesenberg, Weisenberg, Eisenberg, Seidenberg

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Wehrenberg Family Origin

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Wehrenberg Family Occupations

What did your Wehrenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wehrenberg occupation in the USA was Grocer. 38% of Wehrenberg's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Wehrenberg family was Retail Grocery. Grocer, Farmer and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehrenberg.

View Census data for Wehrenberg | Data not to scale

  • Grocer

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Confectioner

    13%
  • Retail Grocery

    13%

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

Wehrenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wehrenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wehrenberg lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Wehrenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Wehrenberg in 1948 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wehrenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wehrenberg 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.

Famous Wehrenberg Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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