Bergum Family History

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Bergum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Bergum, from the dative plural of berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Bergo, Berger, Berg, Berge, Bergan, Belgum, Bergen, Eggum, Lerum

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Bergum Family Origin

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Bergum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Hotel

    10%
  • Lumbering

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Hotel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergum. A less common occupation for the Bergum family was Lumbering. The most common Bergum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Bergum's were Farmers.

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Bergum Historical Records

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Bergum Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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