Berko Family History

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Berko Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Berke. Hungarian (Berkó): from a pet form of the personal name Bertalan, Hungarian form of Bartholomew. Slovenian: from the personal name Berko, a pet form of Bernhard.

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


Similar surnames: Berke, Berto, Berka, Berk, Barko, Perko, Benko, Ferko, Barto, Berkow

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Berko Family Origin

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Berko Family Occupations

What did your Berko ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berko occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berko's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Lumber Yard were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berko.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Works In Lumber Yard

    50%

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

Berko Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Berko Life Expectancy

What is the average Berko lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Berko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Berko in 1944 was 29, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berko 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.

Famous Berko Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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