Berwanger Family History

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Berwanger Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: habitational name for someone from a farm or hamlet named Berwangen, originally a field name from Middle High German ber ‘bear’ + wange ‘grassy mountain slope’.

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

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Berwanger Family Origin

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Berwanger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Carver In Restraunt

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berwanger. The most common Berwanger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Berwanger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Berwanger family was Carver In Restraunt.

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Berwanger Historical Records

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Berwanger Life Expectancy

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