Bruesewitz Family History

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Bruesewitz Name Meaning

German (Brüsewitz): habitational name from places in Pomerania and Mecklenburg called Brüsewitz.

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

Similar surnames: Prellwitz, Breese, Dewitz, Reitz, Prestwich, Bresnick, Beitz, Reetz

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Bruesewitz Family Origin

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Bruesewitz Family Occupations

What did your Bruesewitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bruesewitz. 16% of Bruesewitz men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Bruesewitz women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bruesewitz were Butcher and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Janitor
  • Salesman
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Machine Operator

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

Bruesewitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 611 census records available for the last name Bruesewitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruesewitz 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 24 immigration records available for the last name Bruesewitz. 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 116 military records available for the last name Bruesewitz. For the veterans among your Bruesewitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruesewitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruesewitz lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Bruesewitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bruesewitz in 1957 was 54, and 77 in 2003.

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