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Bruder Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from a byname meaning ‘brother’, occasionally used for a younger son, i.e. the brother of someone important, or for a guild member. Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly derived from German Bruder ‘brother’ or Yiddish bruder; the reason for its adoption as a surname is not clear.

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

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Bruder Family Origin

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Bruder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Tailor

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruder family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruder. The most common Bruder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Bruder's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Bruder | Data not to scale

Bruder Historical Records

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Bruder Life Expectancy

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