Wertenberger Family History

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Wertenberger Name Meaning

Probably of German origin, an altered spelling of Würtemberger (or the earlier form Wirtemberger, Würtenberger), a regional name for someone from Württemberg (earlier Wirtemberg) in southwestern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Westenberger, Feltenberger, Weisenberger, Gerstenberger, Eggenberger

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Wertenberger Family Origin

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Wertenberger Family Occupations

What did your Wertenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wertenberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wertenberger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wertenberger. A less common occupation for the Wertenberger family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

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

Wertenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wertenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Wertenberger lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Wertenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Wertenberger in 1958 was 61, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wertenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wertenberger 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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