Berst Name Meaning

Variant of German Bertz or Brest.

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

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Berst Family Origin

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Berst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Gardner

    15%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Farmer And Cooper

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Gardner and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berst. A less common occupation for the Berst family was Farmer And Cooper. The most common Berst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Berst's were Farmers.

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Berst Historical Records

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Berst Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Berst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Berst in 1962 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berst

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