Feltenberger Family History

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Feltenberger Name Meaning

German: probably from a habitational name, which may be composed with Felten, a variant of Velten, a short form of the medieval personal name Valentin, + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Miltenberger, Wertenberger, Hohenberger, Falkenberg, Ellenberger

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Feltenberger Family Origin

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Feltenberger Family Occupations

What did your Feltenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Feltenberger. 13% of Feltenberger men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Feltenberger women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Feltenberger were Cook and General Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Cook
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    12%
  • Bartender
    6%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • General Housemaid
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Feltenberger Historical Records

What Feltenberger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Feltenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feltenberger 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Feltenberger. 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 285 military records available for the last name Feltenberger. For the veterans among your Feltenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feltenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Feltenberger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Feltenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Feltenberger in 1962 was 69, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feltenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feltenberger 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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