Westerberg Family History

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Westerberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named. Swedish: ornamental or habitational name from väster ‘western’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Hesterberg, Westenberg, Osterberg, Westberg, Winterberg, Westerbeck

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Westerberg Family Origin

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Westerberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Keep House

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westerberg. A less common occupation for the Westerberg family was Keep House. The most common Westerberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Westerberg's were Farmers.

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Westerberg Historical Records

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Westerberg Life Expectancy

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