Bruske Family History

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Bruske Name Meaning

variant of Brüsch (see Brush 2). from a Sorbian personal name, Brus, from a word meaning ‘whetstone’.

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


Similar surnames: Brueske, Briske, Bruse, Buske, Brusse, Brunke, Bruski, Brush, Brus

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Bruske Family Origin

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Bruske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Druggist

    9%
  • Hardware Dealer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruske family was Keeping House. The most common Bruske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bruske's were Farmers. Farmer, Druggist and Hardware Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruske.

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Bruske Life Expectancy

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