Broun Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; possibly a variant spelling of Scottish Brown.

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


Similar surnames: Bruin, Crout, Tron, Brody, Braun, Bruun, Biron, Group, Brum, Brue

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Broun Family Origin

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Broun Family Occupations

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  • Dressmaker

    17%
  • Employs 6 Men 5 Boys 3 Girls

    17%
  • House Joiner

    17%
  • Laundry Man

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Broun family was Laundry Man. Dressmaker, Employs 6 Men 5 Boys 3 Girls and House Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broun. The most common Broun occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 17% of Broun's were Dressmakers.

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Broun Historical Records

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Broun Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Broun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Broun in 1962 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broun

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