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Where is the Bearss family from?
You can see how Bearss families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bearss family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Bearss families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 7 Bearss families living in New York. This was about 58% of all the recorded Bearss's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Bearss families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bearss surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bearss. 27% of Bearss men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Bearss women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bearss were Carpenter and Waitress.