Brolan Family History

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Brolan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Broman, Brogan, Brolin, Rolan, Bolan, Trojan, Boland, Brown, Bryan

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Brolan Family Origin

Where is the Brolan family from?

Brolan Family Occupations

What did your Brolan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brolan occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 100% of Brolan's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer


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

Brolan Historical Records

What Brolan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 507 census records available for the last name Brolan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brolan 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 143 immigration records available for the last name Brolan. 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 50 military records available for the last name Brolan. For the veterans among your Brolan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brolan Life Expectancy

What is the average Brolan lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2003, in the United States, Brolan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Brolan in 1977 was 83, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brolan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brolan 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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