Berfknecht Family History

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Berfknecht 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: Barfknecht, Knecht, Gutknecht, Holzknecht, Schuknecht, Kleinknecht

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Berfknecht Family Origin

Where is the Berfknecht family from?

Berfknecht Family Occupations

What did your Berfknecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berfknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Berfknecht's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Berfknecht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30 census records available for the last name Berfknecht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berfknecht 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Berfknecht. 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 military records available for the last name Berfknecht. For the veterans among your Berfknecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berfknecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Berfknecht lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berfknecht 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berfknecht

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