Braund Family History

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Braund Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Brand 1.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Brant, Bound, Arand, Brad, Braune, Grand, Brande, Brunt, Maund

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Braund Family Origin

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Braund Family Occupations

What did your Braund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, A Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braund. A less common occupation for the Braund family was Butcher. The most common Braund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Braund's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • A Farmer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

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

Braund Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Braund Life Expectancy

What is the average Braund lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Braund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Braund in 1941 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braund 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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