Brye Name Meaning

French: variant of Bry. This is also found in England as a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Broe, Boye, Bry, Bryne, Brue, Bay, Bose, Birge, Bryn, Crye

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Brye Family Origin

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Brye Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brye. The most common Brye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brye's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brye family was Laborer.

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Brye Historical Records

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Brye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Brye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brye in 1963 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brye

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