Broussard Family History

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Broussard Name Meaning

Southern French: variant of Brossard.

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


Similar surnames: Brossard, Bussard, Bossard, Brousseau, Bossart, Drouhard, Roussey

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Broussard Family Origin

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Broussard Family Occupations

What did your Broussard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broussard. A less common occupation for the Broussard family was Farm Laborer. The most common Broussard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Broussard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Broussard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broussard Life Expectancy

What is the average Broussard lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Broussard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Broussard in 1941 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broussard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broussard 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.

Famous Broussard Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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