Weisberger Family History

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Weisberger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Weisberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German weiss ‘white’ + Berg ‘mountain’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Weinberger, Leinberger, Weisberg, Weinberg, Neuberger, Eisenberger

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Weisberger Family Origin

Where is the Weisberger family from?

Weisberger Family Occupations

What did your Weisberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Weisberger occupation in the USA was Box Maker. 17% of Weisberger's were Box Makers. A less common occupation for the Weisberger family was Policeman. Box Maker, Letter Carrier and Lumber Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisberger.

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  • Box Maker

  • Letter Carrier

  • Lumber Dealer

  • Policeman


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

Weisberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weisberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weisberger 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 988 immigration records available for the last name Weisberger. 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 Weisberger. For the veterans among your Weisberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weisberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisberger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Weisberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weisberger in 1955 was 59, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisberger 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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