Berchall Family History

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Berchall 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: Birchall, Pershall, Marshall, Marchal, Marschall, Newhall, Merchant

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Berchall Family Origin

Where is the Berchall family from?

Berchall Family Occupations

What did your Berchall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berchall family was Marble Cutter. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berchall. The most common Berchall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Berchall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Marble Cutter


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

Berchall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 478 census records available for the last name Berchall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berchall 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Berchall. 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 18 military records available for the last name Berchall. For the veterans among your Berchall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berchall Life Expectancy

What is the average Berchall lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berchall 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berchall

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