Broach Family History

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Broach Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Broats in the Dumfries and Galloway region of Scotland.

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


Similar surnames: Roach, Brach, Brock, Reach, Burbach, Bosch, Brosch, Breech, Bracht

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Broach Family Origin

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Broach Family Occupations

What did your Broach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broach. The most common Broach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Broach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Broach family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Broach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Broach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Broach

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Broach. 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 Broach. For the veterans among your Broach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broach Life Expectancy

What is the average Broach lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Broach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Broach in 1950 was 59, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broach 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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