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Berkebile Family History

Berkebile Name Meaning
Possibly an altered spelling of German Berkebiel, a topographic name from Low German Berke ‘birch’ + Biel, a field name meaning ‘swampy land’.

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

46,802 Historical Documents with Berkebile on Ancestry
4,290 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
911 Military Records
65 Immigration Records
3,243 Census and Voter Lists
38,293 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Berkebile Families

  • Number of Berkebile families
     48 - 93
     17 - 47
     1 - 16
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Berkebile last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Berkebile Family Origin

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Berkebile Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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