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Berghuis Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Berghuizen, in the provinces of Gelderland and Drente.

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


Similar surnames: Bergner, Bolhuis, Veldhuis, Bergh, Eachus, Wertheim, Kruis, Berghoff

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Berghuis Family Origin

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Berghuis Family Occupations

What did your Berghuis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berghuis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Berghuis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Berghuis family was Tailor. Farmer, Gardiner and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berghuis.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Gardiner

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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Berghuis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Berghuis Life Expectancy

What is the average Berghuis lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Berghuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Berghuis in 1948 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berghuis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berghuis 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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