Bruff Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brough.

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


Similar surnames: Buff, Ruff, Brugh, Cluff, Bruin, Roff, Hauff, Braff, Bruffy, Tuff

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Bruff Family Origin

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Bruff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruff family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruff. The most common Bruff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Bruff's were Farmers.

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Bruff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bruff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Bruff in 1944 was 42, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruff

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