Wittenberg Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Wittenberg Name Meaning

North German: habitational name for someone from a place called Wittenberg, Wittenberge, or Wittenbergen.

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


Similar surnames: Wittenburg, Wattenberg, Whittenberg, Westenberg, Wittenborn

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Wittenberg Family Origin

Where is the Wittenberg family from?

SHOW MORE

Wittenberg Family Occupations

What did your Wittenberg ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Decorator

    33%
  • Rabbi Hebrew Congregation (Minister)

    33%
  • Shoemaker Employing 2 Men

    33%

In 1881, Decorator and Rabbi Hebrew Congregation (Minister) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wittenberg. The most common Wittenberg occupation in the UK was Decorator. 33% of Wittenberg's were Decorators. A less common occupation for the Wittenberg family was Shoemaker Employing 2 Men.

Source: Census data for Wittenberg | Data not to scale

Wittenberg Historical Records

What Wittenberg family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Wittenberg ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Wittenberg

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Wittenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wittenberg lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wittenberg 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Wittenberg Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name