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Broge Name Meaning

German (Bröge): nickname for an ostentatious person, from Middle High German brogen ‘to be resplendent’, ‘to flaunt’.

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


Similar surnames: Droge, Hoge, Ruge, Brege, Wrege, Voge, Brede, Droege, Broll, Broda

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Broge Family Origin

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Broge Family Occupations

What did your Broge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Broge occupation in the UK was Paper Stainer. 100% of Broge's were Paper Stainers.

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  • Paper Stainer

    100%

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Broge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broge Life Expectancy

What is the average Broge lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Broge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Broge in 1958 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broge 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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