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Bergner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Bergen (notably in Bavaria). Swedish: variant of Berg, with the addition of the suffix -ner.

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

Similar surnames: Berger, Bergener, Bergen, Berner, Birkner, Burger, Gerner, Burgner

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Bergner Family Origin

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Bergner Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bergner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Bergner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergner. A less common occupation for the Bergner family was Brewer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Brewer


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Bergner Historical Records

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Bergner Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Bergner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bergner in 1948 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

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