Bergland Family History

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Bergland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Bergland, from Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (Old Norse bjarg) + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Berland, Teigland, Hegland, England, Bergan, Erland, Borland

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Bergland Family Origin

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Bergland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergland. A less common occupation for the Bergland family was Shoemaker. The most common Bergland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bergland's were Farmers.

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Bergland Historical Records

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Bergland Life Expectancy

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