Browdy Family History

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Browdy Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized spelling of Braude. Compare Broudy.

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


Similar surnames: Broudy, Brody, Brawdy, Brod, Brow, Bowdry, Gowdy, Roady, Body, Brew

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Browdy Family Origin

Where is the Browdy family from?

Browdy Family Occupations

What did your Browdy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Browdy occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Browdy's were Coopers. A less common occupation for the Browdy family was Laborer. Cooper and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Browdy.

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Browdy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Browdy Life Expectancy

What is the average Browdy lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Browdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Browdy in 1951 was 57, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Browdy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Browdy 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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