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Berta Name Meaning

Italian and Hungarian: from the personal name Berta, a short form of the various Germanic compound personal names formed with berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. Hungarian: from a short form of the personal name Bertalan, Hungarian form of Bartholomew.

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


Similar surnames: Berto, Bert, Berka, Berti, Bera, Berte, Barta, Berna, Barto, Bertha

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Berta Family Origin

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Berta Family Occupations

What did your Berta ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Berta occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Berta's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer'S Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Berta.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farmer'S Son

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Berta ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Berta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Berta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Berta. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Berta. For the veterans among your Berta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berta Life Expectancy

What is the average Berta lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Berta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Berta in 1953 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berta ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Berta Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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