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Bera Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name of unknown meaning. Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Bertalan (Hungarian form of Bartholomew) or Bernát (see Bernhard). Basque: habitational name from Bera, a town in Navarre, Basque Country. Catalan (Berà): habitational name from Berà, a place in Tarragona, Catalonia.

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


Similar surnames: Bara, Bora, Gera, Berka, Berta, Bern, Bena, Berk, Berl, Sera

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Bera Family Origin

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Bera Family Occupations

What did your Bera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bera family was Keeping. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bera. The most common Bera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bera's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    31%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    8%
  • Keeping

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bera ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bera 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bera. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bera. For the veterans among your Bera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bera Life Expectancy

What is the average Bera lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bera in 1959 was 64, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bera 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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