Brodeur Family History

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Brodeur Name Meaning

French: occupational name for an embroiderer, brodeur, from broder ‘to embroider’.

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


Similar surnames: Broder, Bader, Roder, Brader, Bradner, Bode, Kromer, Roger, Brouwer

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Brodeur Family Origin

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Brodeur Family Occupations

What did your Brodeur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Works In Mill and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brodeur. A less common occupation for the Brodeur family was Carpenter. The most common Brodeur occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Brodeur's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works In Mill

    17%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

Brodeur Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brodeur Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodeur lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Brodeur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brodeur in 1944 was 26, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brodeur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brodeur 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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