Brause Family History

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Brause Name Meaning

from a vernacular pet form of the Latin personal name Ambrosius (see Ambrose). nickname for a stormy, tempestuous person, from Middle High German brus ‘noise’, ‘roar’.

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

Similar surnames: Bruse, Krause, Brasel, Brose, Bruss, Brass, Brouse, Braude, Brush

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Brause Family Origin

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Brause Family Occupations

What did your Brause ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chief Insurance Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brause. 50% of Brause men worked as a Chief Insurance Clerk and 60% of Brause women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brause were Pastry Cook and Insurance Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chief Insurance Clerk
  • Pastry Cook

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties Un
  • Insurance Clerk

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

Brause Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brause. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brause 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 691 immigration records available for the last name Brause. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Brause. For the veterans among your Brause ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brause Life Expectancy

What is the average Brause lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Brause life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brause in 1956 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brause

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brause 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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