Katzenberger Family History

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Katzenberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name from minor places so called in Hesse and Saxony. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Katzenberg, with the suffix -er making the name look as if it were habitational.

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

Similar surnames: Katzenberg, Kaffenberger, Rothenberger, Greenberger, Kallenberg

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Katzenberger Family Origin

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Katzenberger Family Occupations

What did your Katzenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Katzenberger. 11% of Katzenberger men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Katzenberger women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Katzenberger were Carpenter and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Clerk

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

Katzenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Katzenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Katzenberger 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 788 immigration records available for the last name Katzenberger. 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 Katzenberger. For the veterans among your Katzenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Katzenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Katzenberger lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Katzenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Katzenberger in 1961 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Katzenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Katzenberger 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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