Berni Name Meaning

Italian: probably from a short form of Bernardo, but see also Berna. German (Alemannic): from a pet form of Bernhard.

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


Similar surnames: Bernt, Bern, Berti, Berns, Bernd, Bieri, Aerni, Berto, Bein, Bernick

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Berni Family Origin

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Berni Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Berni Historical Records

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Berni Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Berni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Berni in 1946 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berni

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