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Bertels Name Meaning

German and Swedish: from the personal name Bertel. The genitive -s is either a patronymic suffix or denotes possession (of a house, for instance).

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


Similar surnames: Bertel, Mertens, Bartels, Ertel, Hertel, Bartel, Bertelsen, Berges

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Bertels Family Origin

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Bertels Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Cloth Cutter

    7%
  • Coal-Wood Dealer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Bertels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bertels's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cloth Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bertels. A less common occupation for the Bertels family was Coal-Wood Dealer.

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Bertels Life Expectancy

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