Berhow Family History

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Berhow Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly an Americanized form of German Berkau (see Bercaw).

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

Similar surnames: Bercaw, Bero, Gerow, Eroh, Bergo, Burhoe, Berish, Barton, Bergey

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Berhow Family Origin

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Berhow Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer


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Berhow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Berhow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berhow 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 111 immigration records available for the last name Berhow. 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 400 military records available for the last name Berhow. For the veterans among your Berhow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berhow Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Berhow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Berhow in 1961 was 59, and 84 in 2004.

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