Finberg Family History

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Finberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Feinberg. Swedish: probably an ornamental name from fin ‘fine’ or finn ‘Finnish’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Feinberg, Kinberg, Winberg, Silberg, Grinberg, Fineberg, Kindberg

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Finberg Family Origin

Where is the Finberg family from?

Finberg Family Occupations

What did your Finberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Tailor, Boot Maker and General Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finberg. A less common occupation for the Finberg family was Glazier. The most common Finberg occupation in the UK was Tailor. 25% of Finberg's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

  • Boot Maker

  • General Dealer

  • Glazier


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Finberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Finberg Historical Records

What Finberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Finberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finberg 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Finberg. 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 349 military records available for the last name Finberg. For the veterans among your Finberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Finberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Finberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Finberg in 1955 was 53, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finberg 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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