Bierstedt Family History

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Bierstedt Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place so named, near Salzwedel, for instance.

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

Similar surnames: Nienstedt, Lindstedt, Bramstedt, Overstreet, Gersten, Bergstedt

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Bierstedt Family Origin

Where is the Bierstedt family from?

Bierstedt Family Occupations

What did your Bierstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer and Works In R.R. Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bierstedt. The most common Bierstedt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bierstedt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In R.R. Shop


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

Bierstedt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 790 census records available for the last name Bierstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bierstedt 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 550 immigration records available for the last name Bierstedt. 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 300 military records available for the last name Bierstedt. For the veterans among your Bierstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bierstedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Bierstedt lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bierstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bierstedt in 1959 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bierstedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bierstedt 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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