Berent Family History

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Berent Name Meaning

Polish form of German Behrend (see Bernard).

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


Similar surnames: Bernt, Berend, Berendt, Behrens, Deren, Berni, Behrendt, Berndt

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Berent Family Origin

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Berent Family Occupations

What did your Berent ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berent occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Berent's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Berent family was Works In Hat Factory. Laborer, Buttcher and Tin Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berent.

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Buttcher

    20%
  • Tin Smith

    20%
  • Works In Hat Factory

    20%

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

Berent Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Berent. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berent 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Berent. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Berent. For the veterans among your Berent ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berent Life Expectancy

What is the average Berent lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Berent life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Berent in 1956 was 59, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berent

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berent 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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