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Berkner Family Origin

Where is the Berkner family from?

Berkner Family Occupations

What did your Berkner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berkner family was Farmer-Works-Saw Mill. The most common Berkner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Berkner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berkner.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper

  • Farmer-Works-Saw Mill


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

Berkner Historical Records

What Berkner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Berkner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berkner 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 280 immigration records available for the last name Berkner. 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 288 military records available for the last name Berkner. For the veterans among your Berkner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berkner Life Expectancy

What is the average Berkner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Berkner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Berkner in 1954 was 57, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berkner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berkner 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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