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Behrens Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from Behrend, variant of Bernhard. According to documentary evidence, the earlier form Be(h)rendes was generally replaced by Behrens during the 17th century.

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

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Behrens Family Origin

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Behrens Family Occupations

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  • Store Clerk

    100%

In 1881, the most common Behrens occupation in Canada was Store Clerk. 100% of Behrens's were Store Clerks.

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