Berres Family History

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Berres Name Meaning

German: from a short form of Liborius, the patron saint of the city of Paderborn, probably of Celtic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Burres, Herres, Terres, Berges, Berkes, Berge, Bores, Herrel, Barre

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Berres Family Origin

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Berres Family Occupations

What did your Berres ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Black Smith and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berres. The most common Berres occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Berres's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Berres family was Furniture Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Black Smith

  • Cooper

  • Furniture Dealer


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

Berres Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Berres. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berres 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 405 immigration records available for the last name Berres. 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 886 military records available for the last name Berres. For the veterans among your Berres ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berres Life Expectancy

What is the average Berres lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Berres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Berres in 1955 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berres 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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