Bercier Family History

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Bercier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for an archer, from an agent derivative of berser ‘to shoot (with a bow and arrows)’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Mercier, Perrier, Berner, Mercer, Bourcier, Becher, Verdier, Burrier

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Bercier Family Origin

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Bercier Family Occupations

What did your Bercier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bercier occupation in the USA was Bank Clerk. 20% of Bercier's were Bank Clerks. Bank Clerk, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bercier. A less common occupation for the Bercier family was Keeping House.

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  • Bank Clerk

  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Keeping House


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

Bercier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bercier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bercier 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 173 immigration records available for the last name Bercier. 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 234 military records available for the last name Bercier. For the veterans among your Bercier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bercier Life Expectancy

What is the average Bercier lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bercier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bercier in 1955 was 48, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bercier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bercier 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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