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Brouse Name Meaning

French: altered form of Brosse, which has at least two possible origins: a topographic name for someone who lived in a scrubby area of country, from Old French broce ‘brushwood’, ‘scrub’ (Late Latin bruscia), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word. occupational name for a brush maker, from the same Old French word in the transferred sense ‘brush’.

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


Similar surnames: Brush, Brusse, Brue, Bruse, Brus, Bouie, Rousey, Grose, Brause, Brose

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Brouse Family Origin

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Brouse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brouse. The most common Brouse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Brouse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brouse family was Keeping House.

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Brouse Life Expectancy

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