Brault Family History

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Brault Name Meaning

French: variant of Braud. This is the more common spelling in Canada and New England, where it is most frequent. It is sometimes Americanized as Brow or Brown.

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

Similar surnames: Breault, Sault, Bault, Bradt, Braly, Brue, Brull, Perault, Gault

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Brault Family Origin

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Brault Family Occupations

What did your Brault ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brault. 19% of Brault men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Brault women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brault were Salesman and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Housework

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

Brault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Brault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brault 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brault. 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 Brault. For the veterans among your Brault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brault Life Expectancy

What is the average Brault lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Brault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brault in 1942 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

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