Braet Family History

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Braet Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Grant, Bratt, Kraft, Rast, Kraut, Prast, Pratt, Graft, Bradt, Trant

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Braet Family Origin

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Braet Family Occupations

What did your Braet ancestors do for a living?

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

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Braet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 644 census records available for the last name Braet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braet 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 195 immigration records available for the last name Braet. 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 112 military records available for the last name Braet. For the veterans among your Braet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braet Life Expectancy

What is the average Braet lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Braet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Braet in 1966 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braet 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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