Bruun Family History

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Bruun Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish: variant of Brun 1.

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

Similar surnames: Bruhn, Bruen, Braun, Brun, Bruin, Brunn, Broun, Ruen, Bruyn, Brunt

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Bruun Family Origin

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Bruun Family Occupations

What did your Bruun ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bruun. 25% of Bruun men worked as a Builders Labourer and 58% of Bruun women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bruun were Receptionist Solicitors Offic and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • Mechanical Engineering Draughtsman Diesel Design detail
  • Railway Records Clerk Retired
  • Receptionist Solicitors Offic

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Free Lance Journalist
  • Hosiery Ironer
  • Private Means

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

Bruun Historical Records

What Bruun family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bruun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruun 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bruun. 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 476 military records available for the last name Bruun. For the veterans among your Bruun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruun Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruun lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bruun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bruun in 1959 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruun 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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