Berchthold Family History

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Berchthold 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: Bechthold, Berchtold, Berthold, Bechtold, Bergthold, Eichholz

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Berchthold Family Origin

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Berchthold Family Occupations

What did your Berchthold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berchthold occupation in the USA was Steel Manfk.. 100% of Berchthold's were Steel Manfk.s.

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  • Steel Manfk.


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

Berchthold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Berchthold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berchthold 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Berchthold. 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 132 military records available for the last name Berchthold. For the veterans among your Berchthold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berchthold Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berchthold 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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