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Berendsen Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Behrend, a variant of Bernhard.

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


Similar surnames: Berndsen, Berendzen, Bernsen, Berenson, Berntsen, Berends, Berendt

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Berendsen Family Origin

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Berendsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Register Deeds Bc

    33%

In 1880, the most common Berendsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Berendsen's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berendsen. A less common occupation for the Berendsen family was Register Deeds Bc.

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Berendsen Historical Records

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Berendsen Life Expectancy

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