Heiberg Family History

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Heiberg Name Meaning

Norwegian (also found in Sweden and Denmark): topographic name from hei ‘heath’, ‘moor’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’ or habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named. German: dialect variant of Heuberg, a common topographic name composed of Middle High German höu ‘hay’ + berg ‘hill’, or a habitational name from any of several places named Heiberg. Dutch: habitational name from a place so called in Veldhoven in North Brabant.

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

Similar surnames: Helberg, Holberg, Selberg, Heier, Lemberg, Hedberg, Melberg, Heider

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Heiberg Family Origin

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Heiberg Family Occupations

What did your Heiberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bakerbread and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Heiberg. 50% of Heiberg women worked as a Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bakerbread

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housekeeper
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Heiberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heiberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Heiberg lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Heiberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Heiberg in 1945 was 28, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heiberg

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