Brouwers Family History

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Brouwers Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Brouwer, i.e. ‘son of the brewer’.

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


Similar surnames: Brouwer, Browers, Broers, Broer, Brower, Blower, Broder, Boers

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Brouwers Family Origin

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Brouwers Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Brouwers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Brouwers's were Farmers. Farmer and Saloonist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brouwers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Saloonist

    50%

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Brouwers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brouwers Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Brouwers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Brouwers in 1951 was 53, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brouwers 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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