Berchens Family History

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Berchens 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: Merchen, Eichen, Merchant, Vercher, Kirchen, Eschen, Kerschen

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Berchens Family Origin

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Berchens Family Occupations

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

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Berchens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39 census records available for the last name Berchens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berchens 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Berchens. 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 2 military records available for the last name Berchens. For the veterans among your Berchens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berchens Life Expectancy

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Average Berchens life expectancy in 1969 was 61 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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