Brougher Family History

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Brougher Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Braucher, a variant of Brauch.

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

Similar surnames: Beougher, Bougher, Brugger, Baugher, Dougher, Boughner, Brough

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Brougher Family Origin

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Brougher Family Occupations

What did your Brougher ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Proprietor were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brougher. 29% of Brougher men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Brougher women worked as a Proprietor. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brougher were Machinist and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
  • Housework
  • Seamstress
  • Clerk

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

Brougher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Brougher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brougher 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 150 immigration records available for the last name Brougher. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brougher. For the veterans among your Brougher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brougher Life Expectancy

What is the average Brougher lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Brougher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Brougher in 1950 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brougher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brougher 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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