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Brakebill Family History

Brakebill Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Swiss German Brechbühl (see Brechbill).

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

36,896 Historical Documents with Brakebill on Ancestry.com
4,455 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
530 Military Records
71 Immigration Records
3,073 Census and Voter Lists
28,767 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Brakebill Families

  • Number of Brakebill families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brakebill families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Brakebill last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Brakebill census records

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Brakebill Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Brakebill

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Brakebill Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Brakebill census records

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Brakebill Civil War Service Records

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