Bergsten Family History

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Bergsten Name Meaning

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

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

Similar surnames: Bergstein, Berggren, Bergstedt, Bergstrom, Bernstein, Bergen, Berger

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Bergsten Family Origin

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Bergsten Family Occupations

What did your Bergsten ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bergsten. 23% of Bergsten men worked as a Farmer and 45% of Bergsten women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bergsten were Salesman and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Stenographer
  • Secretary

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

Bergsten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bergsten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergsten 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 Bergsten. 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 324 military records available for the last name Bergsten. For the veterans among your Bergsten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergsten Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergsten lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Bergsten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bergsten in 1950 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

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