Brice Family History

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Brice Name Meaning

French, English, and Scottish: from a personal name of Celtic origin (Latinized as Bri(c)tius, Bric(c)ius, or Brixius), which was borne by a 5th-century saint who succeeded St. Martin as bishop of Tours. Consequently, it became a popular given name in France and Germany in the early Middle Ages. It was imported to England and Scotland by the Normans. Welsh: Anglicized form of the patronymic ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reese).

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


Similar surnames: Price, Trice, Brick, Grice, Prime, Brace, Bryce, Brich, Bruce, Grace

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Brice Family Origin

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Brice Family Occupations

What did your Brice ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brice. 2% of Brice men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Brice women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brice were Builders Labourer and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Farmer
    1%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    52%
  • Domestic Servant
    3%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

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

Brice Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 108,000 census records available for the last name Brice. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brice 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Brice. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Brice. For the veterans among your Brice ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brice Life Expectancy

What is the average Brice lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Brice life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Brice in 1943 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

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