Berchert Family History

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Berchert 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: Dechert, Vercher, Elchert, Eichert, Weichert, Zercher, Hirchert

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Berchert Family Origin

Where is the Berchert family from?

Berchert Family Occupations

What did your Berchert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berchert occupation in the USA was Clerk In Dry Goods. 50% of Berchert's were Clerk In Dry Goodss. Clerk In Dry Goods and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berchert.

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  • Clerk In Dry Goods

  • Farmer


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

Berchert Historical Records

What Berchert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 311 census records available for the last name Berchert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berchert 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 Berchert

Passenger List

There are 42 immigration records available for the last name Berchert. 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 42 military records available for the last name Berchert. For the veterans among your Berchert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berchert Life Expectancy

What is the average Berchert lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2001, in the United States, Berchert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Berchert in 1981 was 57, and 76 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berchert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berchert 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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