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Berning Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from Behring, which during the 15th century is recorded as Berning and Bernynge.

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


Similar surnames: Bering, Berninger, Benning, Berling, Berding, Behning, Beining

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Berning Family Origin

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Berning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Berning family was Laborer. The most common Berning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Berning's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berning.

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Berning Historical Records

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Berning Life Expectancy

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