Berthiaume Family History

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Berthiaume Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’ + helm ‘helmet’.

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

Similar surnames: Bertram, Berteau, Bethune, Bernabe, Bertha, Lartigue, Dersham

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Berthiaume Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Berthiaume name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Berthiaume. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


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Berthiaume Family Origin

Where is the Berthiaume family from?

Berthiaume Family Occupations

What did your Berthiaume ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Berthiaume occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Berthiaume's were Laborers. Laborer, Boot Bottomer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Berthiaume. A less common occupation for the Berthiaume family was Supt. Plow Works.

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  • Laborer

  • Boot Bottomer

  • Machinist

  • Supt. Plow Works


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

Berthiaume Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Berthiaume. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Berthiaume 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 Berthiaume. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Berthiaume. For the veterans among your Berthiaume ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Berthiaume Life Expectancy

What is the average Berthiaume lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Berthiaume life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Berthiaume in 1945 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Berthiaume

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Berthiaume 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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