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Bergo Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads named Bergo, from the dative plural form of berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. In some instances, perhaps a respelling of French Bergaud, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements berg- (from Middle High German bergan ‘to conceal’) + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Berg, Berge, Borgo, Berto, Bero, Berry, Bergh, Berko, Bergan, Oberg

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Bergo Family Origin

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Bergo Family Occupations

What did your Bergo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bergo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Bergo's were Farmers. Farmer and Engineer & Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bergo. A less common occupation for the Bergo family was Works On Boots.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Engineer & Farmer

    17%
  • Works On Boots

    17%

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

Bergo Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bergo Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergo lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Bergo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bergo in 1951 was 40, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergo 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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