Berendt Family History

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Berendt Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Behrend. This is also found as a Danish and Swedish name.

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


Similar surnames: Berend, Behrendt, Berends, Berens, Berent, Berndt, Behrend, Ahrendt

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Berendt Family Origin

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Berendt Family Occupations

What did your Berendt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berendt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Berendt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Agent With Pictures were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berendt. A less common occupation for the Berendt family was Work In Plaining Mill.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Agent With Pictures

    11%
  • Work In Plaining Mill

    11%

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Berendt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Berendt Life Expectancy

What is the average Berendt lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Berendt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Berendt in 1943 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berendt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berendt 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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