Weisberg Family History

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Weisberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places named with Middle High German wiz ‘white’ + berc ‘mountain’. Variant spelling of Jewish Weissberg.

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

Similar surnames: Weissberg, Weinberg, Heiberg, Weisser, Weisberger, Weisenberg

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Weisberg Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Weisberg name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Weisberg. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • European Jewish


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Weisberg Family Origin

Where is the Weisberg family from?

Weisberg Family Occupations

What did your Weisberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Drug Store and Pedler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Weisberg. The most common Weisberg occupation in the USA was Drug Store. 50% of Weisberg's were Drug Stores.

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  • Drug Store

  • Pedler


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

Weisberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Weisberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weisberg 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Weisberg. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Weisberg. For the veterans among your Weisberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weisberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisberg lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Weisberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weisberg in 1945 was 69, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisberg 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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