Brugh Family History

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Brugh Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brough.

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

Similar surnames: Rugh, Bough, Brough, Krugh, Prugh, Bush, Pough, Brush, Bouch, Peugh

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Brugh Family Origin

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Brugh Family Occupations

What did your Brugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Brugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brugh. A less common occupation for the Brugh family was Miller.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Miller


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

Brugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Brugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brugh 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 525 immigration records available for the last name Brugh. 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 970 military records available for the last name Brugh. For the veterans among your Brugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Brugh lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Brugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Brugh in 1941 was 25, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brugh 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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