Brosman Family History

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Brosman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Brossmann, a variant of Bross.

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


Similar surnames: Brossman, Crosman, Grosman, Rosman, Crisman, Bohman, Groman, Brotman

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Brosman Family Origin

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Brosman Family Occupations

What did your Brosman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brosman. The most common Brosman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Brosman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brosman family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Brosman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brosman Life Expectancy

What is the average Brosman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Brosman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Brosman in 1951 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brosman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brosman 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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