Braum Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Brahm. Jewish (Ashkenazic): perhaps a variant of Braun.

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


Similar surnames: Bram, Baum, Brahm, Braun, Brum, Traum, Brauer, Frum, Ramm, Brawn

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Braum Family Origin

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Braum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Saloon Keeper

    4%

In 1880, the most common Braum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Braum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Braum family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braum.

Source: Census data for Braum | Data not to scale

Braum Historical Records

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Braum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2003, Braum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Braum in 1966 was 87, and 58 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braum

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