Britsch Family History

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Britsch Name Meaning

Swiss German and German: variant of Brütsch, a nickname for a sullen or moody person, from the dialect word Brütsch ‘pouting mouth’.

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


Similar surnames: Tritsch, Brutsche, Bratsch, Ritch, Risch, Braasch, Brasch, Krisch

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Britsch Family Origin

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Britsch Family Occupations

What did your Britsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Britsch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Britsch's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Britsch. A less common occupation for the Britsch family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Tailor

    20%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Merchant

    10%

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

Britsch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Britsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Britsch lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Britsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Britsch in 1961 was 62, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Britsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Britsch 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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