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Bernardez Name Meaning

Spanish (Bernárdez): patronymic from the personal name Bernardo (see Bernhard).

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

Similar surnames: Bernardo, Fernandez, Hernandez, Bernards, Hernadez, Bernardy, Bernard

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Where is the Bernardez family from?

You can see how Bernardez families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bernardez family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Bernardez families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Bernardez family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Bernardez's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Bernardez families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bernardez surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bernardez ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Bernardez. 100% of Bernardez men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 852 census records available for the last name Bernardez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bernardez census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bernardez. 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 Cards

There are 37 military records available for the last name Bernardez. For the veterans among your Bernardez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bernardez lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Bernardez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bernardez in 1961 was 76, and 73 in 2003.

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