Brasser Family History

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Brasser Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a heavy drinker, from an agent noun derivative of brasser ‘to carouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Bresser, Grasser, Brasher, Brasier, Brassel, Rauser, Busser, Basner

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Brasser Family Origin

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Brasser Family Occupations

What did your Brasser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brasser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brasser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brasser family was Gardener. Farmer, Carriage Painter and Cartman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brasser.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carriage Painter

    7%
  • Cartman

    7%
  • Gardener

    7%

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Brasser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brasser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brasser 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brasser. 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 Brasser. For the veterans among your Brasser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brasser Life Expectancy

What is the average Brasser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brasser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Brasser in 1961 was 65, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brasser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brasser 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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