Bergdahl Family History

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Bergdahl Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + an ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’.

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

Similar surnames: Bergendahl, Engdahl, Ekdahl, Berdahl, Bergmark, Meldahl, Nordahl

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Bergdahl Family Origin

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Bergdahl Family Occupations

What did your Bergdahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher Shopman Cutt S Auchterman Heavy Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bergdahl. 13% of Bergdahl men worked as a Butcher Shopman Cutt S Auchterman Heavy Work and 63% of Bergdahl women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bergdahl were Mc Setter Upheavy Work and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher Shopman Cutt S Auchterman Heavy Work
  • Clerk Assistant Publishing
  • Fish Mongers Asst
  • Mc Setter Upheavy Work

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Bank Clerk Typist
  • Machinist Underwear
  • School Teacher

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

Bergdahl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bergdahl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergdahl 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bergdahl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 277 military records available for the last name Bergdahl. For the veterans among your Bergdahl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergdahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergdahl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bergdahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bergdahl in 1962 was 56, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergdahl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergdahl 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.

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