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Beran Family History

Beran Name Meaning
Czech and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from beran ‘ram’, hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a ram in some way, for example, someone with curly hair. It is also found as a nickname for a pig-headed or arrogant person and as a derogatory nickname for a Protestant.

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

40,067 Historical Documents with Beran on Ancestry.com
11,891 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,326 Military Records
3,478 Immigration Records
12,665 Census and Voter Lists
9,707 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Beran Families

  • Number of Beran families
     31 - 59
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Beran families
     106 - 210
     36 - 105
     1 - 35
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Beran families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Beran census records

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Beran Family Origin

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Beran Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Beran

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Beran Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Beran census records

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Beran Civil War Service Records

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