Breier Family History

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Breier Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Breuer or Bräuer (see Brauer).

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

Similar surnames: Dreier, Beier, Brewer, Reier, Breuer, Breyer, Bleier, Breer, Beyer

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Breier Family Origin

Where is the Breier family from?

Breier Family Occupations

What did your Breier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Breier occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 15% of Breier's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breier. A less common occupation for the Breier family was F..

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Cooper

  • F.


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

Breier Historical Records

What Breier family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Breier Life Expectancy

What is the average Breier lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Breier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Breier in 1957 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breier 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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