Bergman Family History

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Bergman Name Meaning

Swedish and Dutch: from Berg, with the addition of man ‘man’. Variant spelling of German Bergmann.

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


Similar surnames: Borgman, Berkman, Bergmann, Burgman, Bergan, Mersman, Berman, Hegman

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Bergman Family Origin

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Bergman Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    21%
  • Clock Case Maker Employing 3 Men 1 Boy 2 Girls

    7%
  • House Carpenter

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Bergman occupation in the UK was Tailor. 21% of Bergman's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Bergman family was Labourer. Tailor, Clock Case Maker Employing 3 Men 1 Boy 2 Girls and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergman.

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Bergman Historical Records

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Bergman Life Expectancy

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