Brashear Family History

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Brashear Name Meaning

Of French (Huguenot) origin: Americanized variant of Brasseur. The traditional pronunciation is with the stress on the second syllable.

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


Similar surnames: Brasher, Brashears, Broshears, Breshears, Brasseur, Brashier

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Brashear Family Origin

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Brashear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brashear family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brashear. The most common Brashear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Brashear's were Farmers.

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Brashear Historical Records

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Brashear Life Expectancy

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