Berish Family History

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Berish Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Behrisch, from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Beruslaw or Boruslaw.

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

Similar surnames: Borish, Rish, Burich, Buresh, Bertsch, Boris, Beamish, Gerich, Benish

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Berish Family Origin

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Berish Family Occupations

What did your Berish ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Berish occupation in the UK was Tailor Master Employs 3 Men. 100% of Berish's were Tailor Master Employs 3 Mens.

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  • Tailor Master Employs 3 Men


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

Berish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Berish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berish 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Berish. 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 428 military records available for the last name Berish. For the veterans among your Berish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berish Life Expectancy

What is the average Berish lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Berish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Berish in 1951 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berish 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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