Broyant Family History

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Broyant Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bryant, Bryan, Brabant, Troyan, Broman, Prowant, Briant, Brogan

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Broyant Family Origin

Where is the Broyant family from?

Broyant Family Occupations

What did your Broyant ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Broyant. 39% of Broyant men worked as a Farmer and 75% of Broyant women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Broyant were Truck Driver and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    23%
  • Truck Driver
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    75%
  • Seamstress
    25%

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

Broyant Historical Records

What Broyant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 324 census records available for the last name Broyant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broyant 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Broyant. 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 106 military records available for the last name Broyant. For the veterans among your Broyant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broyant Life Expectancy

What is the average Broyant lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broyant 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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