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Brevik Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms named Brevik, from bre ‘broad’ + vik ‘bay’ (or vig, an older (Danish) spelling of this word).

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


Similar surnames: Orvik, Torvik, Brevig, Breig, Beck, Brehm, Brewin, Bevis, Revis, Beek

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Brevik Family Origin

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Brevik Family Occupations

What did your Brevik ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brevik occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Brevik's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brevik ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brevik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brevik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brevik 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brevik. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brevik. For the veterans among your Brevik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brevik Life Expectancy

What is the average Brevik lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Brevik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Brevik in 1945 was 21, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brevik

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brevik 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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