Brautigam Family History

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Brautigam Name Meaning

German (Bräutigam): from a kinship term, Middle High German briutegome ‘bridegroom’.

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


Similar surnames: Brautigan, Braunagel, Bartram, Frutiger, Traurig, Brauning, Bastian

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Brautigam Family Origin

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Brautigam Family Occupations

What did your Brautigam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brautigam. A less common occupation for the Brautigam family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Brautigam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Brautigam's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

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

Brautigam Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brautigam Life Expectancy

What is the average Brautigam lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Brautigam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Brautigam in 1951 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brautigam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brautigam 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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