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Limburg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named, the largest being in Hesse. Dutch: habitational name from Limburg in the Belgian province of Liège or from Limbourg, in Haut-Rhin, France, both named with the Germanic elements lindo ‘lime tree’ + burg ‘fortified place’, or possibly also from the places mentioned at 1.

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

Similar surnames: Limberg, Lemberg, Lamberg, Hamburg, Risberg, Homburg, Wilberg

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Limburg Family Origin

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Limburg Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Limburg family was Carpenter. The most common Limburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Limburg's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Limburg.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Carpenter


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Limburg Historical Records

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Limburg Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Limburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Limburg in 1960 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

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