Bercham Family History

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Bercham 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: Derham, Burcham, Perham, Ketcham, Dersham, Beecham, Berchem, Meacham

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Bercham Family Origin

Where is the Bercham family from?

Bercham Family Occupations

What did your Bercham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bercham. The most common Bercham occupation in the USA was Farm. 50% of Bercham's were Farms.

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  • Farm

  • Farmer


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

Bercham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 990 census records available for the last name Bercham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bercham census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bercham

Passenger List

There are 186 immigration records available for the last name Bercham. 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 61 military records available for the last name Bercham. For the veterans among your Bercham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bercham Life Expectancy

What is the average Bercham lifespan?

Between 1982 and 1998, in the United States, Bercham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bercham in 1982 was 82, and 77 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bercham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bercham 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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