Brott Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Brot ‘bread’ (Middle High German brot), hence a metonymic occupational name for a baker German: from a Germanic personal name related to Old High German proz ‘budding growth’.

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


Similar surnames: Bott, Brost, Britt, Drott, Britz, Ott, Bolt, Tritt, Frett, Bratt

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Brott Family Origin

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Brott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brott family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brott. The most common Brott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Brott's were Farmers.

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Brott Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Brott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brott in 1958 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brott

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