Beren Family History

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Beren Name Meaning

Dutch: from a derivative of Bernhard.

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

Similar surnames: Been, Biren, Bern, Deren, Buren, Bergen, Berken, Beres, Heeren, Maren

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Beren Family Origin

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Beren Family Occupations

What did your Beren ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beren. The most common Beren occupation in Canada was Labourer. 67% of Beren's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Beren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beren 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Beren. 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 Beren. For the veterans among your Beren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beren Life Expectancy

What is the average Beren lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Beren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Beren in 1952 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beren 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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