Brunskill Family History

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Brunskill Name Meaning

Northern English: unexplained. Possibly also Dutch, perhaps a habitational name from an unidentified place named with kil ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Buskirk, Brunsvold, Brickell, Brunswick, Bruski, Brinsfield, Runkel

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Brunskill Family Origin

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Brunskill Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunskill. The most common Brunskill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brunskill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brunskill family was Boatman.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Boatman

    7%

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

Brunskill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brunskill Life Expectancy

What is the average Brunskill lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Brunskill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Brunskill in 1948 was 41, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brunskill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brunskill 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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