Bergo Family History

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Bergo Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads named Bergo, from the dative plural form of berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. In some instances, perhaps a respelling of French Bergaud, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements berg- (from Middle High German bergan ‘to conceal’) + wald ‘rule’.

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

Similar surnames: Berg, Berge, Borgo, Berto, Bero, Berry, Bergh, Berko, Bergan, Oberg

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Bergo Family Origin

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Bergo Family Occupations

What did your Bergo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Comnus Cook Hotel and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bergo. 50% of Bergo men worked as a Comnus Cook Hotel and 50% of Bergo women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bergo were Hotel Cook and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Comnus Cook Hotel
  • Hotel Cook

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housekeeper
  • Waitress

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

Bergo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bergo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergo 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 427 immigration records available for the last name Bergo. 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 215 military records available for the last name Bergo. For the veterans among your Bergo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergo Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergo lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Bergo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bergo in 1951 was 40, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergo 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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