Braasch Family History

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Braasch Name Meaning

North German and Danish: nickname from braasch ‘noisy’, ‘fresh’ (Middle Low German brasch ‘noise’).

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

Similar surnames: Brasch, Brass, Baasch, Rausch, Barsch, Trausch, Paasch, Rasch, Frasch

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Braasch Family Origin

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Braasch Family Occupations

What did your Braasch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braasch. A less common occupation for the Braasch family was Dealer Gen. Hardware. The most common Braasch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Braasch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Dealer Gen. Hardware


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

Braasch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Braasch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braasch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Braasch. 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 875 military records available for the last name Braasch. For the veterans among your Braasch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braasch Life Expectancy

What is the average Braasch lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Braasch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Braasch in 1951 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braasch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braasch 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.

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