Bernett Family History

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Bernett Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish and English Burnett or French Bernet.

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


Similar surnames: Bernitt, Burnett, Bennett, Barnet, Burnet, Berney, Carnett, Jennett

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Bernett Family Origin

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Bernett Family Occupations

What did your Bernett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bernett occupation in Canada was Laborer. 100% of Bernett's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Bernett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bernett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bernett 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 Bernett. 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 Bernett. For the veterans among your Bernett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bernett Life Expectancy

What is the average Bernett lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bernett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Bernett in 1948 was 55, and 62 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bernett 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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