Milberg Family History

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Milberg Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German Mühlberg, a habitational name from any of several places named with German Mühl ‘mill’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. It is also found as a Swedish name, where it may be of ornamental origin. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Mühl ‘mill’ + Berg ‘hill’ (see 1).

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

Similar surnames: Silberg, Melberg, Gilberg, Holberg, Salberg, Wilberg, Kilberg

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Milberg Family Origin

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Milberg Family Occupations

What did your Milberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Milberg occupation in the USA was Bricklayer. 25% of Milberg's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Milberg family was Works In Corn Planter Works. Bricklayer, Housekeeper & Laundress and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milberg.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Housekeeper & Laundress

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Corn Planter Works


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Milberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Milberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Milberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milberg 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 779 immigration records available for the last name Milberg. 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 265 military records available for the last name Milberg. For the veterans among your Milberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Milberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Milberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Milberg in 1959 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milberg 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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