Wangberg Family History

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Wangberg Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Trøndelag, probably named from Vang, a river name of unknown origin, + berg ‘mountain’. Swedish: ornamental name from a place-name element vång ‘field’, ‘meadow’ + berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Langberg, Walberg, Sandberg, Winberg, Salberg, Wenberg, Wahlberg

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Wangberg Family Origin

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Wangberg Family Occupations

What did your Wangberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Secretary Formerly Butcher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wangberg.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Secretary Formerly Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Wangberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 680 census records available for the last name Wangberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wangberg 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 402 immigration records available for the last name Wangberg. 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 124 military records available for the last name Wangberg. For the veterans among your Wangberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wangberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wangberg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Wangberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wangberg in 1962 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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