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Youngberg Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Ljungberg and possibly also of Ungberg a very rare ornamental name composed of the elements ung ‘young’ + berg ‘mountain hill’. Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Jungberg: ornamental name composed of German jung ‘young’ + Berg ‘mountain hill’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Youngren, Younger, Kornberg, Langberg, Oberg, Ostberg, Boberg

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Where is the Youngberg family from?

You can see how Youngberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Youngberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Youngberg families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 3 Youngberg families living in Durham. This was about 75% of all the recorded Youngberg's in United Kingdom. Durham had the highest population of Youngberg families in 1891.
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What did your Youngberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Youngberg. 19% of Youngberg men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Youngberg women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Youngberg were Machinist and Secretary. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Carpenter
    7%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Secretary
    8%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Youngberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Youngberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Youngberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Youngberg. For the veterans among your Youngberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Youngberg lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Youngberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Youngberg in 1944 was 23, and 82 in 2004.

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