Berta Name Meaning

Italian and Hungarian: from the personal name Berta, a short form of the various Germanic compound personal names formed with berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. Hungarian: from a short form of the personal name Bertalan, Hungarian form of Bartholomew.

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


Similar surnames: Berto, Bert, Berka, Berti, Bera, Berte, Barta, Berna, Barto, Bertha

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Berta Family Origin

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Berta Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    40%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Gardening

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berta family was Laborer. The most common Berta occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 40% of Berta's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Gardening were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berta.

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Berta Historical Records

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Berta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Berta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Berta in 1953 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berta

Famous Berta Family

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