Bresnick Family History

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Bresnick Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered form of German Bresnitz, a habitational name from any of several places in Silesia.

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

Similar surnames: Brennick, Rasnick, Messick, Redick, Breining, Beswick, Renick

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Bresnick Family Origin

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Bresnick Family Occupations

What did your Bresnick ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Mantle Machiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bresnick.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Mantle Machiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Bresnick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bresnick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bresnick 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 417 immigration records available for the last name Bresnick. 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 191 military records available for the last name Bresnick. For the veterans among your Bresnick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bresnick Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Bresnick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bresnick in 1965 was 80, and 84 in 2004.

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