Broe Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Brew. Americanized spelling of French Braud. Altered spelling of Scandinavian Bro.

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


Similar surnames: Bro, Brow, Brue, Brom, Broce, Browe, Roe, Borow, Brye, Brox

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Broe Family Origin

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Broe Family Occupations

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  • Inn Keeper

    33%
  • Licentiate Of The Royal College Surgeons And Physicians Edinburgh

    33%
  • Manager Cabinet Maker

    33%

In 1881, Inn Keeper and Licentiate Of The Royal College Surgeons And Physicians Edinburgh were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Broe. The most common Broe occupation in the UK was Inn Keeper. 33% of Broe's were Inn Keepers. A less common occupation for the Broe family was Manager Cabinet Maker.

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Broe Historical Records

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Broe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Broe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Broe in 1956 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broe

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