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Berwick Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Berwick-on-Tweed, on the Northumbrian coast at the mouth of the Tweed river, a border town that regularly changed hands between the Scots and the English. English: variant of Barwick.

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


Similar surnames: Barwick, Bewick, Beswick, Merrick, Burwick, Herwick, Harwick, Fenwick

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Berwick Family Origin

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Berwick Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Factory Hand

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cultivateur

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Berwick family was Cultivateur. The most common Berwick occupation in Canada was Farmer. 19% of Berwick's were Farmers. Farmer, Factory Hand and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berwick.

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Berwick Life Expectancy

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