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Beron Family History

Beron Name Meaning

French (Béron): from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Bero, from ber ‘bear’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Baron 6.

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


Similar surnames: Baron, Boron, Bero, Berson, Peron, Heron, Geron, Biron, Bern, Berton

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Where is the Beron family from?

You can see how Beron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Beron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Beron families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Beron families living in Ontario. This was about 31% of all the recorded Beron's in Canada. Ontario and 1 other province had the highest population of Beron families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Beron surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Beron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beron. 22% of Beron men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Beron women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beron were Proprietor and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    22%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Weaver
    12%
  • Operator
    12%
  • Housewife
    12%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Beron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beron census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beron. 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 Cards

There are 579 military records available for the last name Beron. For the veterans among your Beron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Beron lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Beron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Beron in 1952 was 51, and 67 in 2004.

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