Bruyn Family History

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Bruyn Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Bruin.

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

Similar surnames: Pruyn, Bruun, Bruhn, Buys, Pruyne, Bruin, Bruen, Bruins, Burn, Bry

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Bruyn Family Origin

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Bruyn Family Occupations

What did your Bruyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Bruyn.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Bruyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bruyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruyn 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Bruyn. 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 Bruyn. For the veterans among your Bruyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruyn lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bruyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bruyn in 1962 was 64, and 81 in 2004.

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