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Bernheim Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the Yiddish personal name Ber (‘bear’) + German Heim ‘home’.

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


Similar surnames: Bernfeld, Wertheim, Manheim, Bernstein, Berney, Bernhard, Bernier

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Bernheim Family Origin

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Bernheim Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    10%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Clothier

    3%
  • Dealer In Feathers

    3%

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In 1880, Merchant, Butcher and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bernheim. A less common occupation for the Bernheim family was Dealer In Feathers. The most common Bernheim occupation in the USA was Merchant. 10% of Bernheim's were Merchants.

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Bernheim Historical Records

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Bernheim Life Expectancy

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Famous Bernheim Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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