Brosseau Family History

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Brosseau Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Brusse (probably in the topographic sense).

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


Similar surnames: Brusseau, Brossett, Brusse, Brousseau, Rousseau, Brouse, Blondeau

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Brosseau Family Origin

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Brosseau Family Occupations

What did your Brosseau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brosseau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Brosseau's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Agent For Sewing Machines were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brosseau. A less common occupation for the Brosseau family was Baggage Man Mcrr.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Agent For Sewing Machines

    3%
  • Baggage Man Mcrr

    3%

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

Brosseau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brosseau Life Expectancy

What is the average Brosseau lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Brosseau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Brosseau in 1941 was 33, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brosseau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brosseau 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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