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Risberg Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Rissberg, a habitational name from a place so named near Helmstedt, Lower Saxony, or from Risiberg in Württemberg. Scandinavian: habitational name from a farmstead or any of several other places named with ris ‘brushwood’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Riesberg, Roberg, Isberg, Friberg, Ramberg, Silberg, Rosberg, Wilberg

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Risberg Family Origin

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Risberg Family Occupations

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  • Photographer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Risberg occupation in the USA was Photographer. 100% of Risberg's were Photographers.

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Risberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Risberg Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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