Westenberg Family History

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Westenberg Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: habitational name from any of several places so named, for example in Lower Saxony and Meckenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Wesenberg, Westerberg, Wehrenberg, Westerbeck, Westberg, Steenberg

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Westenberg Family Origin

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Westenberg Family Occupations

What did your Westenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Westenberg. 18% of Westenberg men worked as a Salesman and 43% of Westenberg women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Westenberg were Truck Driver and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk

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

Westenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Westenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Westenberg 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 445 immigration records available for the last name Westenberg. 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 607 military records available for the last name Westenberg. For the veterans among your Westenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Westenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Westenberg lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Westenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Westenberg in 1961 was 54, and 73 in 2003.

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