Brabson Family History

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Brabson Name Meaning

English: variant of Brabant, altered by association with English patronymics ending in -son.

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

Similar surnames: Brunson, Ramson, Ranson, Bratton, Bragdon, Bason, Cranson, Branton

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Brabson Family Origin

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Brabson Family Occupations

What did your Brabson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brabson family was Farming. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brabson. The most common Brabson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Brabson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Works On Farm

  • Farming


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Brabson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brabson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brabson 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Brabson. 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 Brabson. For the veterans among your Brabson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brabson Life Expectancy

What is the average Brabson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Brabson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brabson in 1951 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

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