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Brunswick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in Saxony now known in German as Braunschweig (see 2). German: habitational name from the original Middle Low German name (a compound of Bruns + wik ‘Bruno’s settlement’) of Braunschweig (Brunswick); the standard German form was adopted in 1573.

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


Similar surnames: Bruck, Bohnsack, Beswick, Bulick, Barwick, Renwick, Bresnick, Musick

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Brunswick Family Origin

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Brunswick Family Occupations

What did your Brunswick ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Bay... Shipping Agent Employ 3 Men

    13%
  • Boat Builder

    13%
  • Coal Agent

    13%
  • Harmonium Finisher

    13%

In 1881, bay... Shipping Agent Employ 3 Men, Boat Builder and Coal Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunswick. The most common Brunswick occupation in the UK was Bay... Shipping Agent Employ 3 Men. 13% of Brunswick's were Bay... Shipping Agent Employ 3 Mens. A less common occupation for the Brunswick family was Harmonium Finisher.

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Brunswick Historical Records

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Brunswick Life Expectancy

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Famous Brunswick Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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