Brodd Family History

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Brodd Name Meaning

Swedish: topographic or ornamental name based on bro ‘bridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Brodin, Bro, Bold, Braddy, Brons, Rod, Bode, Broda, Broad, Grode

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Brodd Family Origin

Where is the Brodd family from?

Brodd Family Occupations

What did your Brodd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brodd family was Trunk Manufacturer. The most common Brodd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brodd's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brodd.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Trunk Manufacturer


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

Brodd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brodd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brodd 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 587 immigration records available for the last name Brodd. 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 237 military records available for the last name Brodd. For the veterans among your Brodd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brodd Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodd lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brodd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brodd in 1961 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brodd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brodd 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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