Breslow Family History

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Breslow Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Breslau.

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


Similar surnames: Below, Breslau, Bellow, Bresler, Presler, Bilow, Bressler, Truslow

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Breslow Family Origin

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Breslow Family Occupations

What did your Breslow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Breslow family was Retired Clerk. The most common Breslow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Breslow's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breslow.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Retired Clerk

    20%

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

Breslow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Breslow Life Expectancy

What is the average Breslow lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Breslow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Breslow in 1955 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breslow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breslow 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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