Brede Family History

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Brede Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living in an area of marshy lowland, Middle Low German brede. English: variant spelling of Breed.

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

Similar surnames: Trede, Wrede, Breden, Beese, Budde, Reder, Breda, Beede, Brey, Frede

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Brede Family Origin

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Brede Family Occupations

What did your Brede ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Brede.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Brede Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brede. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brede. For the veterans among your Brede ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brede Life Expectancy

What is the average Brede lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brede life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Brede in 1958 was 48, and 54 in 2004.

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