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Bergschneider Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a mountain trail (cut into the hillside), from Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + Schneit ‘trail’, ‘path running on a border’ (Old High German sneita).

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

Similar surnames: Berkheimer, Bergstresser, Brettschneider, Berkheiser, Bergmeier

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Bergschneider Family Origin

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Bergschneider Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bergschneider occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Bergschneider's were Farmers.

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Bergschneider Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bergschneider. 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 Bergschneider. For the veterans among your Bergschneider ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergschneider Life Expectancy

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