Homburg Family History

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Homburg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from places in Hesse and Saarland called Homburg, from the weak dative case (originally used after a preposition and article) of Old High German hoh ‘high’ + burg ‘fortress’, ‘fortified town’.

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

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Homburg Family Origin

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Homburg Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Hairdresser Employing 1 Man & 1 Boy

    33%
  • Retired Cabinet Maker

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Homburg family was Retired Cabinet Maker. Cabinet Maker and Hairdresser Employing 1 Man & 1 Boy were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Homburg. The most common Homburg occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Homburg's were Cabinet Makers.

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Homburg Historical Records

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Homburg Life Expectancy

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Famous Homburg Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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