Castleberry Family History

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Castleberry Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Castelberger, a habitational name, probably from a place in Grisons canton. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Kesselberg, a habitational name from any of the places in Bavaria, Baden, or Rhineland named Kesselberg.

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

Similar surnames: Cushenberry, Casselberry, Appleberry, Fortenberry, Lineberry

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Castleberry Family Origin

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Castleberry Family Occupations

What did your Castleberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Castleberry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Castleberry's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castleberry. A less common occupation for the Castleberry family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Castleberry Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Castleberry Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Castleberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Castleberry in 1946 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

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