Brodell Family History

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Brodell Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of Braddle, itself a variant of Bradwell.

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

Similar surnames: Bodell, Bromell, Burdell, Browell, Bowell, Proell, Goodell, Bovell

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Brodell Family Origin

Where is the Brodell family from?

Brodell Family Occupations

What did your Brodell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Railway Lab Wife and Saddler Etc were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brodell. The most common Brodell occupation in the UK was Railway Lab Wife. 50% of Brodell's were Railway Lab Wifes.

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  • Railway Lab Wife

  • Saddler Etc


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

Brodell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brodell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brodell 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Brodell. 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 179 military records available for the last name Brodell. For the veterans among your Brodell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brodell Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodell lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Brodell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brodell in 1964 was 64, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brodell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brodell 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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