Roberg Family History

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Roberg Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Vestfold, named with Old Norse rugr ‘rye’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’. Swedish: ornamental adoption of 1. German: perhaps a habitational name for someone from a place named Rodenberg, of which there are several examples in Saxony and Rhineland.

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


Similar surnames: Boberg, Loberg, Froberg, Oberg, Rodberg, Risberg, Rosberg, Moberg

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Roberg Family Origin

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Roberg Family Occupations

What did your Roberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Surveyor Packer (below) Heavy Wor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Roberg. 25% of Roberg men worked as a Colliery Surveyor Packer (below) Heavy Wor and 67% of Roberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roberg were Refugee and Domestic Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Surveyor Packer (below) Heavy Wor
    25%
  • Fitters Labourer
    25%
  • None Refugees
    25%
  • Refugee
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Domestic Worker
    34%

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

Roberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Roberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roberg 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Roberg. 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 763 military records available for the last name Roberg. For the veterans among your Roberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Roberg lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Roberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Roberg in 1946 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

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