Brosseau Family History

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Brosseau Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Brusse (probably in the topographic sense).

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


Similar surnames: Brusseau, Brossett, Brusse, Brousseau, Rousseau, Brouse, Blondeau

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Brosseau Family Origin

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Brosseau Family Occupations

What did your Brosseau ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Brosseau. 14% of Brosseau men worked as a Cultivateur and 8% of Brosseau women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brosseau were Farmer and Income

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    14%
  • Journalier
    8%
  • Cult
    6%
  • Farmer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Institutrice
    7%
  • Commis
    5%
  • Income
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Brosseau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Brosseau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brosseau 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 Brosseau. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brosseau. For the veterans among your Brosseau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brosseau Life Expectancy

What is the average Brosseau lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Brosseau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Brosseau in 1941 was 33, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brosseau

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