Bierma Family History

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Bierma Name Meaning

Frisian: late formation from German Bier ‘beer’ + Frisian -ma ‘man’, probably an occupational name for a beer merchant or brewer.

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

Similar surnames: Bierman, Bier, Biermann, Berman, Pierman, Beerman, Wierman, Bieri

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Bierma Family Origin

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Bierma Family Occupations

What did your Bierma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bierma family was Tin Smith. The most common Bierma occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bierma's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bierma.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Plasterer

  • Tin Smith


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Bierma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bierma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bierma 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 225 immigration records available for the last name Bierma. 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 181 military records available for the last name Bierma. For the veterans among your Bierma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bierma Life Expectancy

What is the average Bierma lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bierma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bierma in 1963 was 70, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bierma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bierma 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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