Bredow Family History

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Bredow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from either of two places called Bredow, one on the Havel river, the other near Stettin.

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

Similar surnames: Brunow, Buelow, Bradow, Breden, Below, Breda, Bandow, Rekow, Bloedow

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Bredow Family Origin

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Bredow Family Occupations

What did your Bredow ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot Repairer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bredow. 17% of Bredow men worked as a Boot Repairer and 45% of Bredow women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bredow were Creeler Carpet Factory and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot Repairer
  • Cashier Public Works
  • Checker N E R Goods
  • Creeler Carpet Factory

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cardboard Box Maker
  • Carmelite Nun Private Mea
  • Domestic Servant

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

Bredow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bredow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bredow 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 Bredow. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Bredow. For the veterans among your Bredow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bredow Life Expectancy

What is the average Bredow lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Bredow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bredow in 1959 was 59, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bredow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bredow 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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