Behrend Family History

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Behrend Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a variant of the personal name Bernd, a short form of Bernhard.

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


Similar surnames: Behrens, Behrendt, Behrends, Bernd, Mehrens, Ehren, Buren, Deren

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Behrend Family Origin

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Behrend Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behrend. A less common occupation for the Behrend family was Blacksmith. The most common Behrend occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Behrend's were Farmers.

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Behrend Historical Records

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Behrend Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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