Broderson Family History

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Broderson Name Meaning

Jewish (from Poland and Belarus): perhaps a nickname from German Brudersohn ‘son of a brother’.

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


Similar surnames: Brotherson, Broder, Brodersen, Bowersox, Wooderson, Broders

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Broderson Family Origin

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Broderson Family Occupations

What did your Broderson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Broderson family was Bookbinder. The most common Broderson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Broderson's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broderson.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Machinist

    9%
  • Bookbinder

    4%

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

Broderson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broderson Life Expectancy

What is the average Broderson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Broderson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Broderson in 1957 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broderson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broderson 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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