Kohlenberg Family History

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Kohlenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from an area in Kassel called Kohlenberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Kohle ‘coal’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Kallenberg, Lowenberg, Sonnenberg, Kronenberg, Kornberg, Rosenberg

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Kohlenberg Family Origin

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Kohlenberg Family Occupations

What did your Kohlenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kohlenberg. 33% of Kohlenberg men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Kohlenberg women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kohlenberg were Farm Laborer and Contopenter

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Proprietor
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Associate Editor
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Contopenter
    6%

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

Kohlenberg Historical Records

What Kohlenberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kohlenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohlenberg 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 402 immigration records available for the last name Kohlenberg. 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 330 military records available for the last name Kohlenberg. For the veterans among your Kohlenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohlenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohlenberg lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Kohlenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kohlenberg in 1956 was 58, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohlenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohlenberg 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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