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Berry Genealogy & History

Berry is an English locational surname that is also found in Germany and Ireland. Derived from Old English "byrig" (or later "beri"),meaning fortified place, it was bestowed on manor house owners or someone who lived/worked there. Like Berg and Berger, there are many towns throughout Europe with fortifications dating from feudal times, and the name has evolved into "borough" in modern usage. English Berry family history dates back to 1066 with Devon land grants by King William. Richard de Bury (1281-1345) was Lord Chancellor of England. The first American in Berry genealogy emigrated in 1620. The Berry motto "nihil sine labore" means "nothing without labor".


Berry Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Joanne Berry-- --, 1933March 7,2010OH
B Elva Berry-- --, 1922April 22,1999PA
C Alden Berry-- --, 1922March 21,1997TX
D Stanley Berry-- --, 1920March ,1984MI

Berry Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Arthur Berry-- --, 1928February 24,2009Union,ME
F Wayne Berry-- --, 1919January 6,1993Topeka,KS
G Carol Berry-- --, 1924September 10,2002Southfield,MI
H Lorraine Berry-- --, 1916June 23,2005Saint Paul,MN

Berry Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arhur BerryAnnie PartinDecember 11,1933Wake, NC
Danny BerryIvy SnapeJanuary 30,1954Wake, NC
Ellis BerryRita HarteMarch 23,1962Wake, NC
Forest BerryJuanita GriffinJune 24,1937Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Berry

179th: Cohen180th: Richards
181st: Chapman182nd: Spencer
183rd: Knight184th: Weber
185th: Bradley186th: Wheeler
187th: Hudson188th: Morrison

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