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Berendes Family Origin

Where is the Berendes family from?

Berendes Family Occupations

What did your Berendes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berendes family was Laborer. The most common Berendes occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoe Maker. 20% of Berendes's were Boot & Shoe Makers. Boot & Shoe Maker, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berendes.

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Berendes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Berendes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berendes 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Berendes. 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 892 military records available for the last name Berendes. For the veterans among your Berendes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berendes Life Expectancy

What is the average Berendes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Berendes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Berendes in 1963 was 82, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berendes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berendes 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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