Brechbiel Family History

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Brechbiel Name Meaning

Variant of Swiss German Brechbühl (see Brechbill).

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

Similar surnames: Brechbill, Krehbiel, Brackbill, Brightbill, Brakebill, Trachsel

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Brechbiel Family Origin

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Brechbiel Family Occupations

What did your Brechbiel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Segar Man For Bachelor Hall were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brechbiel. The most common Brechbiel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Brechbiel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Segar Man For Bachelor Hall


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Brechbiel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 749 census records available for the last name Brechbiel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brechbiel 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Brechbiel. 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 233 military records available for the last name Brechbiel. For the veterans among your Brechbiel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brechbiel Life Expectancy

What is the average Brechbiel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Brechbiel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brechbiel in 1960 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

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