Bergendahl Family History

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Bergendahl Name Meaning

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

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

Similar surnames: Bergdahl, Westerdahl, Engdahl, Rendahl, Rosendahl, Grondahl, Grendahl

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Bergendahl Family Origin

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Bergendahl Family Occupations

What did your Bergendahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bergendahl occupation in the USA was Gen Storekeeper. 100% of Bergendahl's were Gen Storekeepers.

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  • Gen Storekeeper


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Bergendahl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bergendahl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergendahl 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 Bergendahl. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bergendahl. For the veterans among your Bergendahl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergendahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergendahl lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bergendahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Bergendahl in 1947 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergendahl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergendahl 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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