Brustad Family History

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Brustad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from an uncertain first element, or in some cases bru ‘bridge’, + stad (from Old Norse staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’).

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

Similar surnames: Rustad, Balstad, Austad, Gaustad, Erstad, Frostad, Barstad, Rostad

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Brustad Family Origin

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Brustad Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Brustad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Brustad's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer & Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brustad.

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  • Farmer

  • Farmer & Blacksmith


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Brustad Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brustad Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brustad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brustad in 1962 was 71, and 69 in 2004.

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