Tanberg Family History

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Tanberg Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of six farmsteads in eastern Norway named from Old Norse þorn ‘thorn bush’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Tranberg, Walberg, Ramberg, Salberg, Enberg, Sandberg, Granberg

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Tanberg Family Origin

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Tanberg Family Occupations

What did your Tanberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker, Dairyman and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tanberg. A less common occupation for the Tanberg family was Reger. Of Deeds. The most common Tanberg occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Tanberg's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Dairyman

  • Painter

  • Reger. Of Deeds


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

Tanberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tanberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanberg 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 228 immigration records available for the last name Tanberg. 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 217 military records available for the last name Tanberg. For the veterans among your Tanberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tanberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tanberg in 1955 was 61, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanberg 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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