Armbrecht Family History

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Armbrecht Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German arn ‘eagle’ or irmin ‘world’, ‘great’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Albrecht, Hambrecht, Gerbracht, Giesbrecht, Lamprecht, Elbrecht

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Armbrecht Family Origin

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Armbrecht Family Occupations

What did your Armbrecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Armbrecht occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 9% of Armbrecht's were Brick Masons. A less common occupation for the Armbrecht family was Farmer. Brick Mason, Butcher and Enumerator were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armbrecht.

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  • Brick Mason

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Enumerator

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Armbrecht ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Armbrecht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Armbrecht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armbrecht census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Armbrecht. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Armbrecht. For the veterans among your Armbrecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armbrecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Armbrecht lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Armbrecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Armbrecht in 1963 was 79, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armbrecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Armbrecht ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Armbrecht Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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