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Debrosse Family History

Debrosse Name Meaning
French: topographic name for someone who lived in an area of scrub, from Old French broce ‘brushwood’, ‘scrub’ (Late Latin bruscia). Occasionally it may be a metonymic occupational name for a brush maker, from the same word used in the transferred sense ‘brush’.

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

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2,648 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
140 Military Records
366 Immigration Records
548 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Debrosse Families

  • Number of Debrosse families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Debrosse last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Debrosse Family Origin

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Debrosse Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Debrosse

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Debrosse Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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