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Brushwood Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bigwood, Southwood, Presswood, Prestwood, Ashwood, Rushford

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Brushwood Family Origin

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Brushwood Family Occupations

What did your Brushwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brushwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Brushwood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brushwood family was Machinest. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brushwood.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Machinest

    8%

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

Brushwood Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brushwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Brushwood lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brushwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Brushwood in 1963 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brushwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brushwood 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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