Bergstresser Family History

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Bergstresser Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Bergsträsser, a regional name denoting someone from the Bergstrasse, an area north of Heidelberg, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a mountain road, from Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + Strasse ‘street’, ‘road’.

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


Similar surnames: Berkstresser, Strasser, Bergschneider, Hochstrasser, Overstreet

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Bergstresser Family Origin

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Bergstresser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bergstresser family was Laborer. The most common Bergstresser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Bergstresser's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergstresser.

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Bergstresser Historical Records

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Bergstresser Life Expectancy

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