Berrian Family History

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Berrian Name Meaning

Variant of French Berrien.

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

Similar surnames: Berrien, Terrian, Berrigan, Brian, Bertran, Therrian, Berdan

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Berrian Family Origin

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Berrian Family Occupations

What did your Berrian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berrian family was Laborer. The most common Berrian occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Berrian's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berrian.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Berrian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Berrian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berrian 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Berrian. 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 951 military records available for the last name Berrian. For the veterans among your Berrian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berrian Life Expectancy

What is the average Berrian lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Berrian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Berrian in 1950 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berrian 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.

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