Brauch Family History

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Brauch Name Meaning

South German: from a derivative of Middle High German bruchen ‘to enjoy’, hence a nickname for a gourmet or self-indulgent person.

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

Similar surnames: Rauch, Bauch, Brach, Bruch, Ruch, Rausch, Gauch, Drach, Brush, Mauch

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Brauch Family Origin

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Brauch Family Occupations

What did your Brauch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Company Accountant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brauch. 13% of Brauch men worked as a Company Accountant and 42% of Brauch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brauch were Landlord Sanders and Childs Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Company Accountant
  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Landlord Sanders

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Boarding House
  • Book Keeper Typist
  • Childs Nurse

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

Brauch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Brauch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brauch 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 766 immigration records available for the last name Brauch. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brauch. For the veterans among your Brauch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brauch Life Expectancy

What is the average Brauch lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brauch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Brauch in 1953 was 35, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brauch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brauch 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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