Bernick Family History

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Bernick Name Meaning

German: from a nickname derived from Sorbian baran ‘ram’. North German: from a pet form of Bernhard. German: nickname for someone with a growth such as a sty on the eyelid. German or American spelling of Slovenian Bernik, from the northern part of central Slovenia, probably an archaic nickname from the noun bera ‘collecting’, from brati ‘to collect’, ‘to pick’, perhaps denoting a beggar or an impoverished man.

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


Similar surnames: Barnick, Brick, Vernick, Bennick, Oberdick, Wernick, Pernick, Derick

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Bernick Family Origin

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Bernick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Glass Blower

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Storekeeper

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Glass Blower and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bernick. The most common Bernick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bernick's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bernick family was Storekeeper.

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Bernick Life Expectancy

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