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Westenberg Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: habitational name from any of several places so named, for example in Lower Saxony and Meckenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Wesenberg, Westerberg, Wehrenberg, Westerbeck, Westberg, Steenberg

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Westenberg Family Origin

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Westenberg Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Furniture Maker

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Westenberg family was Furniture Maker. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westenberg. The most common Westenberg occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Westenberg's were Laborers.

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Westenberg Historical Records

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Westenberg Life Expectancy

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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