Broberg Family History

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Broberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements bro ‘bridge’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Boberg, Roberg, Froberg, Bromberg, Gronberg, Moberg, Rosberg, Sjoberg

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Broberg Family Origin

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Broberg Family Occupations

What did your Broberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Broberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Broberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Char Women were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broberg. A less common occupation for the Broberg family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Char Women

    4%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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

Broberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Broberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Broberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Broberg in 1955 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broberg 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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