Bregman Family History

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Bregman Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metathesized form of Bergman or Bergmann. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived near a river or stream, from eastern Yiddish breg ‘shore’, ‘bank’, ‘coast’ (from Polish brzeg) + -man.

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

Similar surnames: Brugman, Belman, Beekman, Berman, Brigman, Bregar, Beeman, Freyman

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Bregman Family Origin

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Bregman Family Occupations

What did your Bregman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bregman occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Bregman's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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Bregman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bregman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bregman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bregman. 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 554 military records available for the last name Bregman. For the veterans among your Bregman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bregman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bregman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bregman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bregman in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bregman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bregman 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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