Bergstrand Family History

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Bergstrand Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Engstrand, Beckstrand, Bergsten, Bergstrom, Ekstrand, Nordstrand

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Bergstrand Family Origin

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Bergstrand Family Occupations

What did your Bergstrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Jeweler and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergstrand. A less common occupation for the Bergstrand family was Works In Livery. The most common Bergstrand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bergstrand's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Jeweler

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%
  • Works In Livery

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Bergstrand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bergstrand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergstrand 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bergstrand. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bergstrand. For the veterans among your Bergstrand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergstrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergstrand lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bergstrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bergstrand in 1962 was 81, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergstrand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergstrand 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.

Famous Bergstrand Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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