Brege Family History

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Brege Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a loud, strident voice, from a noun derivative of bregen ‘to roar’.

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


Similar surnames: Breger, Boege, Wrege, Brede, Broge, Ege, Brelje, Buege, Beese, Brenn

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Brege Family Origin

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Brege Family Occupations

What did your Brege ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Asst Manager Printing Manufacture and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brege. 20% of Brege men worked as an Asst Manager Printing Manufacture and 50% of Brege women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brege were Grocery Cawasser and Gate Keeper At Line Cearing

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Asst Manager Printing Manufacture
    20%
  • Bookbinder Clerk
    20%
  • General Labourer
    20%
  • Grocery Cawasser
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Civil Servant Telephonist
    17%
  • Civil Servare Telephonist
    17%
  • Gate Keeper At Line Cearing
    17%

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

Brege Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brege. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brege 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Brege. 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 212 military records available for the last name Brege. For the veterans among your Brege ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brege Life Expectancy

What is the average Brege lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2002, in the United States, Brege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brege in 1961 was 47, and 86 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brege 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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