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Fredenberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from fred ‘peace’ + berg ‘mountain’. The infix -en, ultimately of German origin, is a relatively common feature of Swedish surnames.

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


Similar surnames: Bredenberg, Freudenberg, Rosenberg, Friedberg, Fredenburg, Lindenberg

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Fredenberg Family Origin

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Fredenberg Family Occupations

What did your Fredenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Painter and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fredenberg. The most common Fredenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fredenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fredenberg family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Fredenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fredenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Fredenberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Fredenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fredenberg in 1959 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fredenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fredenberg 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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