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Berend Family Origin

Where is the Berend family from?

Berend Family Occupations

What did your Berend ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berend. A less common occupation for the Berend family was Keeping House. The most common Berend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Berend's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Bricklayer

  • Keeping House


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

Berend Historical Records

What Berend family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Berend. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berend 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 Berend

Passenger List

There are 978 immigration records available for the last name Berend. 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 552 military records available for the last name Berend. For the veterans among your Berend ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berend Life Expectancy

What is the average Berend lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Berend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Berend in 1942 was 28, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berend

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berend 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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