Brauns Family History

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Brauns Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and Latvian: patronymic from the personal name Bruno (see Braun).

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

Similar surnames: Bruns, Braun, Brun, Braune, Brand, Brauner, Rauls, Bruno, Krans

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Brauns Family Origin

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Brauns Family Occupations

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In 1881, Machinist and Waterproffer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brauns. The most common Brauns occupation in the UK was Machinist. 50% of Brauns's were Machinists.

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  • Machinist

  • Waterproffer


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Brauns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brauns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brauns 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 Brauns. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Brauns. For the veterans among your Brauns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brauns Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Brauns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brauns in 1959 was 62, and 97 in 2004.

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