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Bergman Name Meaning

Swedish and Dutch: from Berg, with the addition of man ‘man’. Variant spelling of German Bergmann.

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


Similar surnames: Borgman, Berkman, Bergmann, Burgman, Bergan, Mersman, Berman, Hegman

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Bergman Family Origin

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Bergman Family Occupations

What did your Bergman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bergman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bergman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergman. A less common occupation for the Bergman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Bergman Historical Records

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

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Bergman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Bergman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bergman in 1942 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergman 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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