Reichenberg Family History

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Reichenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places named Reichenberg, in several different areas of Germany. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German reich(en) ‘rich’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Eichenberg, Eichelberg, Seidenberg, Lichtenberg, Eisenberg

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Reichenberg Family Origin

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Reichenberg Family Occupations

What did your Reichenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hardware Dealer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Reichenberg. 15% of Reichenberg men worked as a Hardware Dealer and 58% of Reichenberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reichenberg were Student Chemistry and Domestic W

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hardware Dealer
    15%
  • Physician Refugee
    15%
  • Stockbroker Clerkretired
    15%
  • Student Chemistry
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    58%
  • Domestic Servant
    29%
  • Domestic W
    15%

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

Reichenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reichenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reichenberg 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 785 immigration records available for the last name Reichenberg. 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 Reichenberg. For the veterans among your Reichenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reichenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Reichenberg lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Reichenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reichenberg in 1959 was 34, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reichenberg

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