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Brelje Family History

Brelje Name Meaning
German: habitational name for someone from a place called Brelingen near Hannover.

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

3,818 Historical Documents with Brelje on Ancestry.com
1,187 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
148 Military Records
12 Immigration Records
537 Census and Voter Lists
1,934 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Brelje Families

  • Number of Brelje families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brelje families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Brelje last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Brelje census records

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Brelje Family Origin

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Brelje Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Brelje

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Brelje Family Occupations

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Military Service by Brelje

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