Brosey Family History

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Brosey Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Brose.

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

Similar surnames: Brose, Broskey, Brey, Brosi, Bose, Brosh, Broski, Briskey, Brasel

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Brosey Family Origin

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Brosey Family Occupations

What did your Brosey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brosey. A less common occupation for the Brosey family was Brakeman On R.R.. The most common Brosey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Brosey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer

  • Brakeman On R.R.


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

Brosey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brosey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brosey 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 95 immigration records available for the last name Brosey. 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 357 military records available for the last name Brosey. For the veterans among your Brosey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brosey Life Expectancy

What is the average Brosey lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brosey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brosey in 1958 was 45, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brosey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brosey 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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