Brous Family History

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Brous Name Meaning

Variant of German Brause 2.

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


Similar surnames: Booms, Rous, Byous, Brohl, Preus, Broun, Artus, Bross, Roufs, Rohs

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Brous Family Origin

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Brous Family Occupations

What did your Brous ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brous family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brous. The most common Brous occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Brous's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Brous Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brous. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brous 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brous. 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 Brous. For the veterans among your Brous ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brous Life Expectancy

What is the average Brous lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brous life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Brous in 1953 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brous

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brous 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.

Famous Brous Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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