Brix Family History

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Brix Name Meaning

Danish and North German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Brixius (see Brice).

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

Similar surnames: Britz, Buri, Brill, Brun, Brim, Brin, Frix, Six, Alix, Boris

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Brix Family Origin

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Brix Family Occupations

What did your Brix ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brix family was Printer Machine Minder. French Polisher and Machine Minder Printers were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brix. The most common Brix occupation in the UK was French Polisher. 33% of Brix's were French Polishers.

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  • French Polisher

  • Machine Minder Printers

  • Printer Machine Minder


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Brix Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brix Life Expectancy

What is the average Brix lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Brix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Brix in 1952 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brix 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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