Bernhagen Family History

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Bernhagen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Pomerania named Bernhagen.

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

Similar surnames: Levenhagen, Blumhagen, Bugenhagen, Verhagen, Borkenhagen, Bergen

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Bernhagen Family Origin

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Bernhagen Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer


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Bernhagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bernhagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bernhagen 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 293 immigration records available for the last name Bernhagen. 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 345 military records available for the last name Bernhagen. For the veterans among your Bernhagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bernhagen Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bernhagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bernhagen in 1958 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

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