Bruhl Family History

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Bruhl Name Meaning

German (Brühl) and Dutch: see Bruehl.

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

Similar surnames: Bruehl, Brull, Brohl, Briel, Brill, Debruhl, Bruha, Buhl, Bruhn

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Bruhl Family Origin

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Bruhl Family Occupations

What did your Bruhl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruhl family was Barber. The most common Bruhl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Bruhl's were Farmers. Farmer, Cattle Herder and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruhl.

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  • Farmer

  • Cattle Herder

  • Baker

  • Barber


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

Bruhl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bruhl Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bruhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bruhl in 1963 was 70, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruhl 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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