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Armbruster Name Meaning

German (also Armbrüster): occupational name for a soldier armed with a crossbow or for a maker of crossbows, from an agent derivative of armbrust ‘crossbow’ (see Armbrust).

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


Similar surnames: Armbrust, Brester, Armbrister, Reuter, Bruster, Parmenter, Kempster

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Armbruster Family Origin

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Armbruster Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armbruster. A less common occupation for the Armbruster family was Carpenter. The most common Armbruster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Armbruster's were Farmers.

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Armbruster Life Expectancy

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