Bruna Family History

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Bruna Name Meaning

Italian (Calabria): from the feminine personal name Bruna.

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

Similar surnames: Bruno, Brun, Bruha, Bruns, Brune, Braun, Bruni, Kuna, Bria, Runk

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Bruna Family Origin

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Bruna Family Occupations

What did your Bruna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruna family was Ice Cream Manufacturer. The most common Bruna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bruna's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruna.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Ice Cream Manufacturer


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

Bruna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bruna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruna 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bruna. 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 564 military records available for the last name Bruna. For the veterans among your Bruna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruna Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruna lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bruna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bruna in 1958 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruna 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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