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Brazil Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Breasail ‘descendant of Breasal’, a byname meaning ‘strife’. The accent is on the first syllable. Spanish and Portuguese: variant of Brasil.

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


Similar surnames: Brain, Brasil, Brazill, Braziel, Brazel, Bredin, Brazzle, Bazil

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Brazil Family Origin

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Brazil Family Occupations

What did your Brazil ancestors do for a living?

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  • Pork Butcher

    29%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Brickmaker Unemployed

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1881, Pork Butcher, Agricultural Labourer and Brickmaker Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brazil. A less common occupation for the Brazil family was Butcher. The most common Brazil occupation in the UK was Pork Butcher. 29% of Brazil's were Pork Butchers.

Source: Census data for Brazil | Data not to scale

Brazil Historical Records

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Brazil Life Expectancy

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Famous Brazil Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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