Berkheiser Family History
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Berkheiser Name Meaning
Altered spelling of German Birkhäuser, a habitational name for someone from any of several places (in Westphalia, Bavaria, and Thuringia) named Birkhausen, a compound of Old High German birka ‘birch’ + hus ‘house’. Altered spelling of German Berghäuser, a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Berghausen, for example in Württemberg.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Berkheimer, Bernheisel, Werkheiser, Burkheimer, Reiser, Kreiser