Thornberg Family History

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Thornberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from t(h)orn ‘thorn bush’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Tornberg, Kornberg, Thorner, Thornberry, Forsberg, Bjornberg

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Thornberg Family Origin

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Thornberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thornberg. A less common occupation for the Thornberg family was Laborer. The most common Thornberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Thornberg's were Farmers.

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Thornberg Historical Records

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Thornberg Life Expectancy

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