Brawn Family History

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Brawn Name Meaning

English: perhaps, as Reaney suggests, a variant of Brand. Possibly a respelling of German Braun.

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

Similar surnames: Bruin, Braun, Brant, Braum, Brass, Craw, Rain, Gran, Brew, Raun

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Brawn Family Origin

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Brawn Family Occupations

What did your Brawn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brawn. 2% of Brawn men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Brawn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brawn were Book Publisher and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Railway Clerk
  • Book Publisher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated

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

Brawn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Brawn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brawn 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Brawn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brawn. For the veterans among your Brawn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brawn Life Expectancy

What is the average Brawn lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Brawn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brawn in 1955 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brawn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brawn 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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