Bretthauer Family History

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Bretthauer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a sawyer, from Middle High German bret ‘board’ + houwer ‘cutter’, ‘chopper’. Compare Brettschneider.

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


Similar surnames: Bredthauer, Buettner, Ritthaler, Breithaupt, Bratcher, Brauer, Breuer

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Bretthauer Family Origin

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Bretthauer Family Occupations

What did your Bretthauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bretthauer occupation in the UK was Clerk Leather Trade. 100% of Bretthauer's were Clerk Leather Trades.

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  • Clerk Leather Trade

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Bretthauer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bretthauer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Bretthauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bretthauer lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Bretthauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bretthauer in 1949 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

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