Bruney Family History

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Bruney Name Meaning

Variant of French Brunet.

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


Similar surnames: Bruley, Brunet, Brune, Berney, Bruner, Bonney, Brandy, Brey, Brunt

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Bruney Family Origin

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Bruney Family Occupations

What did your Bruney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruney family was Keeps House. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruney. The most common Bruney occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 17% of Bruney's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

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

Bruney Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bruney Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bruney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bruney in 1963 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruney 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.

Famous Bruney Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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