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Berghorn Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by the corner of a mountain, from Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + Horn ‘corner’.

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


Similar surnames: Berghorst, Berger, Bergen, Mehlhorn, Berghoff, Bergh, Bergholz

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Berghorn Family Origin

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Berghorn Family Occupations

What did your Berghorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and (Boarder) Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berghorn. A less common occupation for the Berghorn family was At Home. The most common Berghorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berghorn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • (Boarder) Dress Maker

    6%
  • At Home

    6%

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Berghorn Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Berghorn ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Berghorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Berghorn lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, Berghorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Berghorn in 1960 was 59, and 103 in 2004.

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United States

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