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Bernsen Name Meaning

North German: reduced form of Berendsen. Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Bernt (see Bernhard).

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


Similar surnames: Berndsen, Berntsen, Bernson, Jensen, Berns, Bensen, Hermsen

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Bernsen Family Origin

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Bernsen Family Occupations

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  • Brick Moulder

    50%
  • Teamster

    50%

In 1880, Brick Moulder and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bernsen. The most common Bernsen occupation in the USA was Brick Moulder. 50% of Bernsen's were Brick Moulders.

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Bernsen Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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