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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

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Leather Dealer

    11%
  • Plow Fitter

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roberg family was Plow Fitter. The most common Roberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Roberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Leather Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roberg.

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Roberg Life Expectancy

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