Brech Name Meaning

German: variant of Brach or Brecht.

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

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Brech Family Origin

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Brech Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Crockery Store

    13%
  • Miner

    13%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Crockery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brech. A less common occupation for the Brech family was Miner. The most common Brech occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Brech's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Brech | Data not to scale

Brech Historical Records

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Brech Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Brech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Brech in 1956 was 51, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brech

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