Brege Family History

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Brege Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a loud, strident voice, from a noun derivative of bregen ‘to roar’.

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


Similar surnames: Breger, Boege, Wrege, Brede, Broge, Ege, Brelje, Buege, Beese, Brenn

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Brege Family Origin

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Brege Family Occupations

What did your Brege ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brege. The most common Brege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Brege's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brege family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Brege Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brege Life Expectancy

What is the average Brege lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2002, in the United States, Brege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brege in 1961 was 47, and 86 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brege 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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