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Berenson Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic composed of the Yiddish personal name Ber meaning ‘bear’ + German Sohn ‘son’. Variant spelling of German Berendsen.

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


Similar surnames: Bernson, Benenson, Benson, Sorenson, Berkson, Berson, Berendsen

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Berenson Family Origin

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Berenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tin Store

    50%

In 1880, Farmer and Tin Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berenson. The most common Berenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berenson's were Farmers.

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Berenson Life Expectancy

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