Braunagel Family History

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Braunagel Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a nail smith, from braun ‘brown’ + nagel ‘nail’.

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


Similar surnames: Nagel, Hufnagel, Krengel, Brunger, Braunstein, Brauner, Ringel, Braun

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Braunagel Family Origin

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Braunagel Family Occupations

What did your Braunagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Braunagel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Braunagel's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Braunagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Braunagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braunagel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Braunagel. 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 Braunagel. For the veterans among your Braunagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braunagel Life Expectancy

What is the average Braunagel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Braunagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Braunagel in 1958 was 29, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braunagel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braunagel 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.

Famous Braunagel Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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