Berget Family History

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Berget Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Berg, from the definite singular form of berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Berge, Berges, Bergen, Berger, Bergan, Bergum, Berven, Borger, Berkes

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Berget Family Origin

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Berget Family Occupations

What did your Berget ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berget occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berget's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berget. A less common occupation for the Berget family was Washer Woman.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Washer Woman


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

Berget Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Berget. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berget 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 660 immigration records available for the last name Berget. 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 204 military records available for the last name Berget. For the veterans among your Berget ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berget Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Berget life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Berget in 1951 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berget 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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