Broun Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; possibly a variant spelling of Scottish Brown.

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


Similar surnames: Bruin, Crout, Tron, Brody, Braun, Bruun, Biron, Group, Brum, Brue

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Broun Family Origin

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Broun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Broun family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broun. The most common Broun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Broun's were Farmers.

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Broun Historical Records

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Broun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Broun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Broun in 1962 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broun

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