Berfort Family History

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Berfort 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: Befort, Kerfoot, Lefort, Herford, Fort, Herbert, Harford, Hergott

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Berfort Family Origin

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Berfort Family Occupations

What did your Berfort ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berfort occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Berfort's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Berfort Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 119 census records available for the last name Berfort. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berfort 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 16 immigration records available for the last name Berfort. 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 Berfort. For the veterans among your Berfort ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berfort Life Expectancy

What is the average Berfort lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berfort 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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