Brawer Family History

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Brawer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): Polish or German spelling of Braver.

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

Similar surnames: Bramer, Brauer, Braker, Brayer, Brager, Brawner, Braner, Bruner

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Brawer Family Origin

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Brawer Family Occupations

What did your Brawer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brawer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Brawer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brawer family was Butcher. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brawer.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Butcher


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

Brawer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Brawer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brawer 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 Brawer. 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 279 military records available for the last name Brawer. For the veterans among your Brawer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brawer Life Expectancy

What is the average Brawer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Brawer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brawer in 1956 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brawer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brawer 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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