Berglund Family History

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Berglund Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + lund ‘grove’.

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

Similar surnames: Bergland, Englund, Berland, Nordlund, Hagglund, Forslund, Hoglund

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Berglund Family Origin

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Berglund Family Occupations

What did your Berglund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berglund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Berglund's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Berglund family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berglund.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Berglund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Berglund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berglund 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 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Berglund. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Berglund. For the veterans among your Berglund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berglund Life Expectancy

What is the average Berglund lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Berglund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Berglund in 1942 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berglund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berglund 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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