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Berta Family History

Berta Name Meaning
Italian and Hungarian: from the personal name Berta, a short form of the various Germanic compound personal names formed with berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.Hungarian: from a short form of the personal name Bertalan, Hungarian form of Bartholomew.

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

100,429 Historical Documents with Berta on Ancestry.com
73,858 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,575 Military Records
3,671 Immigration Records
10,216 Census and Voter Lists
11,109 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Berta Families

  • Number of Berta families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Berta families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Berta last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Berta census records

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Berta Family Origin

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Berta Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Berta

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Berta Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Berta census records

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Military Service by Berta

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