Beherns Family History

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Beherns Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Behrns, Beers, Behrens, Berns, Berens, Behen, Bevers, Severns, Bevens

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Beherns Family Origin

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Beherns Family Occupations

What did your Beherns ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beherns. 18% of Beherns men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Beherns women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beherns were Chauffeur and Dictician

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Chauffeur

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Secretary
  • Telephone Operator
  • Dictician

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

Beherns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Beherns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beherns census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 79 immigration records available for the last name Beherns. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 185 military records available for the last name Beherns. For the veterans among your Beherns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beherns Life Expectancy

What is the average Beherns lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2001, in the United States, Beherns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Beherns in 1963 was 64, and 65 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beherns

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beherns 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.

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