Bernet Family History

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Bernet Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Bernard.

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


Similar surnames: Berney, Bernot, Bernat, Berne, Berte, Bern, Barnet, Berge, Bernt

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Bernet Family Origin

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Bernet Family Occupations

What did your Bernet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bernet. The most common Bernet occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 50% of Bernet's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    50%
  • Journalier

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bernet ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bernet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bernet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bernet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Bernet Life Expectancy

What is the average Bernet lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bernet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bernet in 1962 was 72, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bernet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bernet ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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