Broyley Family History

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Broyley 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: Bromley, Broyles, Bodley, Braley, Bowley, Bradley, Bruley, Bosley

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Broyley Family Origin

Where is the Broyley family from?

Broyley Family Occupations

What did your Broyley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Broyley occupation in the USA was Brakesman. 100% of Broyley's were Brakesmans.

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  • Brakesman


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

Broyley Historical Records

What Broyley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 70 census records available for the last name Broyley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broyley 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 Broyley. 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 4 military records available for the last name Broyley. For the veterans among your Broyley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broyley Life Expectancy

What is the average Broyley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broyley 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broyley

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