Brons Family History

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Brons Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch broem, brom ‘broom’, probably a topographic name, although Debrabandere suggests it may have been a nickname for a poor farmer, one whose land was covered with broom.

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

Similar surnames: Bronk, Bross, Krans, Bruns, Broas, Cross, Brun, Boros, Brenn, Broda

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Brons Family Origin

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Brons Family Occupations

What did your Brons ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Charcoal Burner and School Master were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brons. The most common Brons occupation in the UK was Charcoal Burner. 50% of Brons's were Charcoal Burners.

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  • Charcoal Burner

  • School Master


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

Brons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Brons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brons 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brons. 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 633 military records available for the last name Brons. For the veterans among your Brons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brons Life Expectancy

What is the average Brons lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Brons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Brons in 1957 was 52, and 63 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brons 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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