Bera Family History

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Bera Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name of unknown meaning. Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Bertalan (Hungarian form of Bartholomew) or Bernát (see Bernhard). Basque: habitational name from Bera, a town in Navarre, Basque Country. Catalan (Berà): habitational name from Berà, a place in Tarragona, Catalonia.

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


Similar surnames: Bara, Bora, Gera, Berka, Berta, Bern, Bena, Berk, Berl, Sera

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Bera Family Origin

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Bera Family Occupations

What did your Bera ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bera. 35% of Bera men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Bera women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bera were Salesman and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    35%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
    20%
  • Packer
    20%
  • Maid
    20%
  • New Worker
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bera 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 997 immigration records available for the last name Bera. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bera. For the veterans among your Bera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bera Life Expectancy

What is the average Bera lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bera in 1959 was 64, and 61 in 2004.

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