Bierschenk Family History

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Bierschenk Name Meaning

German: perhaps an occupational name for a tavern owner. Literally it means ‘beer pourer’.

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


Similar surnames: Bierwagen, Weinschenk, Schenk, Hoeschen, Kerscher, Boeschen, Discher

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Bierschenk Family Origin

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Bierschenk Family Occupations

What did your Bierschenk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bierschenk family was Keeping House. The most common Bierschenk occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Bierschenk's were Bakers. Baker and Barber were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bierschenk.

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Barber

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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Bierschenk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bierschenk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bierschenk 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bierschenk. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bierschenk. For the veterans among your Bierschenk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bierschenk Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Bierschenk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bierschenk in 1963 was 75, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bierschenk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bierschenk 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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