Broda Family History

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Broda Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): nickname from broda ‘beard’. German: habitational name from a place named Broda or Brodau.

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


Similar surnames: Brody, Roda, Breda, Boda, Broady, Bronk, Bodi, Troia, Arola, Prada

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Broda Family Origin

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Broda Family Occupations

What did your Broda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Broda occupation in the USA was Conductor R.R.. 25% of Broda's were Conductor R.R.s. A less common occupation for the Broda family was Works In Oyster House. Conductor R.R., Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broda.

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  • Conductor R.R.

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Works In Oyster House

    25%

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Broda Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broda Life Expectancy

What is the average Broda lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Broda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Broda in 1953 was 53, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broda 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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