Dunkelberger Family History

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Dunkelberger Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, literally meaning ‘man from the dark mountain’, from German dunkel ‘dark’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant. topographic name for someone living on a dark hillside, from Dunk (see Dunker) + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Heuberger, Neuberger, Eisenberger, Spielberger, Himmelberger

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Dunkelberger Family Origin

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Dunkelberger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Plasterer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Dunkelberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Dunkelberger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunkelberger. A less common occupation for the Dunkelberger family was Plasterer.

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Dunkelberger Historical Records

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Dunkelberger Life Expectancy

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