Breu Name Meaning

German: variant of Breuer.

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


Similar surnames: Brew, Brey, Brei, Brem, Beu, Treu, Breau, Kreuz, Brau, Brous

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Breu Family Origin

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Breu Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, the most common Breu occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Breu's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Breu family was Laborer. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Breu.

Source: Census data for Breu | Data not to scale

Breu Historical Records

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Breu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Breu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Breu in 1954 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breu

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