Berryhill Family History

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Berryhill Name Meaning

English or Scottish habitational name from any of numerous places in England and Scotland named Berryhill, for example in Berkshire, Gloucestershire, Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Lothian, Tayside, and Orkney.

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

Similar surnames: Broyhill, Merrill, Thornhill, Berry, Barnhill, Beardall, Birchall

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Berryhill Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Berryhill name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Berryhill. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Native American—North, Central, South


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Berryhill Family Origin

Where is the Berryhill family from?

Berryhill Family Occupations

What did your Berryhill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berryhill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Berryhill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Berryhill family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berryhill.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Berryhill Historical Records

What Berryhill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Berryhill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berryhill 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 602 immigration records available for the last name Berryhill. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Berryhill. For the veterans among your Berryhill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berryhill Life Expectancy

What is the average Berryhill lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Berryhill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Berryhill in 1950 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berryhill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berryhill 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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