Bram Family History

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Bram Name Meaning

German: variant of Brahm 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic and Sephardic): from a reduced form of the Biblical name Abraham (see Abraham). Danish and Swedish: from the Nordic personal name Bram. French: variant of Brame.

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

Similar surnames: Brahm, Ram, Abram, Braum, Brim, Brum, Bras, Baum, Kram, Beam

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Bram Family Origin

Where is the Bram family from?

Bram Family Occupations

What did your Bram ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bram. 34% of Bram men worked as a Coal Hewer and 83% of Bram women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bram were Road Maker and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Hewer
  • General Labourer
  • Road Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Blind
  • Domestic Help
  • Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bram Historical Records

What Bram family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Bram. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bram census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bram

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bram. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bram. For the veterans among your Bram ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bram Life Expectancy

What is the average Bram lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bram in 1959 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bram

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bram 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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