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Brovold Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farms named Brovold, Brovoll, or Bruvoll, from bru ‘bridge’ + voll ‘green field’.

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


Similar surnames: Brandvold, Bratvold, Brunsvold, Bold, Arnold, Broom, Bovell, Browell

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Brovold Family Origin

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Brovold Family Occupations

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Brovold Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brovold Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Brovold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brovold in 1966 was 75, and 67 in 2004.

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