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Brunswick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in Saxony now known in German as Braunschweig (see 2). German: habitational name from the original Middle Low German name (a compound of Bruns + wik ‘Bruno’s settlement’) of Braunschweig (Brunswick); the standard German form was adopted in 1573.

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

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Brunswick Family Origin

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Brunswick Family Occupations

What did your Brunswick ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Gardener

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%

In 1880, the most common Brunswick occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Brunswick's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunswick. A less common occupation for the Brunswick family was Merchant.

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Brunswick Historical Records

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Brunswick Life Expectancy

What is the average Brunswick lifespan?

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Famous Brunswick Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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