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Broyles Family History

Broyles Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Breil or Breyhel, a variant of Bruehl. Compare Briles.

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

529,452 Historical Documents with Broyles on Ancestry
55,338 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,194 Military Records
730 Immigration Records
30,740 Census and Voter Lists
435,450 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Broyles Families

  • Number of Broyles families
     115 - 227
     39 - 114
     1 - 38
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Broyles families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Broyles last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Broyles census records

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Broyles Family Origin

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Broyles Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Broyles

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Broyles Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Broyles census records

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Broyles Civil War Service Records

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