Brolly Family History

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Brolly 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: Broll, Brill, Bolle, Bolla, Kroll, Polly, Bromley, Roll, Boll, Broady

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Brolly Family Origin

Where is the Brolly family from?

Brolly Family Occupations

What did your Brolly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brolly occupation in the USA was Bdghouse. 50% of Brolly's were Bdghouses. Bdghouse and Boarding House Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brolly.

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  • Bdghouse

  • Boarding House Keeper


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

Brolly Historical Records

What Brolly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brolly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brolly 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 938 immigration records available for the last name Brolly. 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 232 military records available for the last name Brolly. For the veterans among your Brolly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brolly Life Expectancy

What is the average Brolly lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Brolly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brolly in 1967 was 64, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brolly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brolly 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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