Berenstain Family History

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Berenstain Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bernstein, Borenstein, Levenstein, Bodenstein, Berenson, Hertenstein

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Berenstain Family Origin

Where is the Berenstain family from?

Berenstain Family Occupations

What did your Berenstain ancestors do for a living?

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

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Berenstain Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Berenstain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berenstain 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Berenstain. 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 15 military records available for the last name Berenstain. For the veterans among your Berenstain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berenstain Life Expectancy

What is the average Berenstain lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1999, in the United States, Berenstain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Berenstain in 1968 was 78, and 76 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berenstain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berenstain 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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