Braum Family History

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Braum Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Brahm. Jewish (Ashkenazic): perhaps a variant of Braun.

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

Similar surnames: Bram, Baum, Brahm, Braun, Brum, Traum, Brauer, Frum, Ramm, Brawn

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Braum Family Origin

Where is the Braum family from?

Braum Family Occupations

What did your Braum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Braum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Braum's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braum. A less common occupation for the Braum family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Saloon Keeper


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Braum ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Braum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Braum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braum 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 Braum. 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 970 military records available for the last name Braum. For the veterans among your Braum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braum Life Expectancy

What is the average Braum lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Braum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Braum in 1966 was 87, and 58 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braum 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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