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Brought Family Origin

Where is the Brought family from?

Brought Family Occupations

What did your Brought ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brought family was Blacksmith. The most common Brought occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Brought's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brought.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Brought Historical Records

What Brought family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brought. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brought census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Brought

Passenger List

There are 457 immigration records available for the last name Brought. 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 17,000 military records available for the last name Brought. For the veterans among your Brought ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brought Life Expectancy

What is the average Brought lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brought life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brought in 1961 was 55, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brought

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brought 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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