Berard Family History

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Berard Name Meaning

French (Bérard): from a personal name of Germanic origin, formed with ber ‘bear’.

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

Similar surnames: Berardo, Bernard, Gerard, Herard, Berry, Lenard, Berwald, Bedard

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Berard Family Origin

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Berard Family Occupations

What did your Berard ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Berard. 17% of Berard men worked as a Cultivateur and 12% of Berard women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Berard were Labourer and Journalier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Farmer
  • Journalier
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Student
  • Cultivateur
  • Servante
  • Journalier

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

Berard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Berard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berard 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Berard. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Berard. For the veterans among your Berard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berard Life Expectancy

What is the average Berard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Berard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Berard in 1951 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berard 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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