Brousseau Family History

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Brousseau Name Meaning

Southern French: variant of Brosseau.

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

Similar surnames: Brosseau, Brusseau, Russeau, Rousseau, Broussard, Roussel, Roussey

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Brousseau Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Brousseau name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Brousseau. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Brousseau Family Origin

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Brousseau Family Occupations

What did your Brousseau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Attorney At Law, Carpenter and House Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brousseau. A less common occupation for the Brousseau family was Huckster. The most common Brousseau occupation in the USA was Attorney At Law. 14% of Brousseau's were Attorney At Laws.

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  • Attorney At Law

  • Carpenter

  • House Painter

  • Huckster


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

Brousseau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Brousseau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brousseau 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brousseau. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brousseau. For the veterans among your Brousseau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brousseau Life Expectancy

What is the average Brousseau lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Brousseau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Brousseau in 1943 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brousseau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brousseau 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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