Bramstedt Family History

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Bramstedt Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Bierstedt, Nienstedt, Mahlstedt, Lindstedt, Brustad, Baskett

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Bramstedt Family Origin

Where is the Bramstedt family from?

Bramstedt Family Occupations

What did your Bramstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bramstedt family was Operator. The most common Bramstedt occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 17% of Bramstedt's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Gate-Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bramstedt.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farmer

  • Gate-Man

  • Operator


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

Bramstedt Historical Records

What Bramstedt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 932 census records available for the last name Bramstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bramstedt 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 289 immigration records available for the last name Bramstedt. 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 331 military records available for the last name Bramstedt. For the veterans among your Bramstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bramstedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Bramstedt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bramstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bramstedt in 1963 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bramstedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bramstedt 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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