Broder Family History

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Broder Name Meaning

North German: from a personal name occasionally used for a younger son, i.e. the brother (Middle Low German broder) of someone important, or a byname for a guild member. Jewish (Ashkenazic): Yiddish variant of Brodsky.

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

Similar surnames: Bruder, Broer, Roder, Brader, Broner, Broeder, Brauer, Reder, Brede

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Broder Family Origin

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Broder Family Occupations

What did your Broder ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Broder family was Gas Engineer. The most common Broder occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Broder's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Boiler Smith and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broder.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Boiler Smith

  • Coal Dealer

  • Gas Engineer


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

Broder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Broder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broder 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Broder. 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 Broder. For the veterans among your Broder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broder Life Expectancy

What is the average Broder lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Broder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Broder in 1953 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broder 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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