Berna Name Meaning

from the Italian personal name Bernardo, or from any other Germanic personal name beginning with Bern-. habitational name from the Swiss city of Bern.

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


Similar surnames: Barna, Bern, Berka, Berta, Bernat, Bena, Bera, Perna, Berry, Berne

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Berna Family Origin

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Berna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farmer & Lumber

    33%

In 1881, the most common Berna occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Berna's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer & Lumber were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berna.

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Berna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Berna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Berna in 1952 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berna

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