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Berreth Name Meaning

German: variant form of Berroth, a family name in Württemberg imported by (French) Waldensians in 1699, recorded subsequently as Perrot and Perrault. The name is derived from the Germanic personal name Berwald, composed of the elements ber ‘bear’ (the animal) + wald- ‘to wield’, ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Hereth, Derleth, Perret, Barrett, Berner, Barreto, Berrett, Bertz

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Berreth Family Origin

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Berreth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Works In Rolling Mill

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Works In Rolling Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berreth. The most common Berreth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Berreth's were Farmers.

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Berreth Life Expectancy

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