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

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Bretthauer Family Origin

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Bretthauer Family Occupations

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  • Clerk Leather Trade

    100%

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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Bretthauer Historical Records

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Bretthauer Life Expectancy

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Famous Bretthauer Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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