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Bernson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Bernt (see Bernhard). Americanized spelling of Bernsen. Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Ber (‘bear’).

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


Similar surnames: Berenson, Berson, Benson, Berntson, Berkson, Bernsen, Person, Beron

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Bernson Family Origin

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Bernson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farmer Son

    50%

In 1881, the most common Bernson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Bernson's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bernson.

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Bernson Life Expectancy

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