Bergdorf Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Bergdorf Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a German habitational name from places in Hamburg and Lower Saxony called Bergedorf, Bargdorf in Lower Saxony, or Bergsdorf in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Burgdorf, Reisdorf, Beyersdorf, Overdorf, Bergner, Batdorf, Bendorf

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bergdorf Family Origin

Where is the Bergdorf family from?

SHOW MORE

Bergdorf Family Occupations

What did your Bergdorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bergdorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Bergdorf's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergdorf. A less common occupation for the Bergdorf family was Boiling Salt.

View Census data for Bergdorf | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Basket Maker

    10%
  • Boiling Salt

    10%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Bergdorf Historical Records

What Bergdorf family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bergdorf ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Bergdorf

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bergdorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergdorf lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Bergdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Bergdorf in 1944 was 26, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergdorf

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergdorf 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.

Famous Bergdorf Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name