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Berken Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Berk.

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


Similar surnames: Berke, Gerken, Bergen, Buren, Merten, Bernsen, Berko, Geiken, Morken

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Berken Family Origin

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Berken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Miner

    50%

In 1880, Farmer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berken. The most common Berken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berken's were Farmers.

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Berken Historical Records

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Berken Life Expectancy

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