Brodin Family History

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Brodin Name Meaning

Swedish (Brodín): ornamental name formed with bro ‘bridge’ + the adjectival suffix -ín, from Latin -enius.

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


Similar surnames: Broden, Brolin, Roden, Breden, Boden, Flodin, Fredin, Sjodin, Bodin

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Brodin Family Origin

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Brodin Family Occupations

What did your Brodin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dock Labourer Heavy Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brodin. 34% of Brodin men worked as a Dock Labourer Heavy Worker and 80% of Brodin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brodin were Joiner Labourer Heavy Worker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dock Labourer Heavy Worker
    34%
  • Dock Labourer Heavy Work
    17%
  • General Shiyard Labourer
    17%
  • Joiner Labourer Heavy Worker
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Housewife
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Brodin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brodin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brodin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Brodin. 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 298 military records available for the last name Brodin. For the veterans among your Brodin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brodin Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Brodin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Brodin in 1957 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brodin

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