Bergstedt Family History

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Bergstedt Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + stedt ‘place’ (of German origin).

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


Similar surnames: Bergsten, Bergstrom, Bergstein, Bergstrand, Lundstedt, Bergquist

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Bergstedt Family Origin

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Bergstedt Family Occupations

What did your Bergstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bergstedt. 21% of Bergstedt men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Bergstedt women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bergstedt were Laborer and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Carpenter
    16%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • Laborer
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    30%
  • Bookkeeper
    30%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Stenographer
    20%

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

Bergstedt Historical Records

What Bergstedt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bergstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergstedt 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 Bergstedt. 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 385 military records available for the last name Bergstedt. For the veterans among your Bergstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergstedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergstedt lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bergstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bergstedt in 1949 was 31, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergstedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergstedt 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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