Brutus Family History

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Brutus Name Meaning

Black name, adopted with reference to Lucius Junius Brutus (fl. 509 bc), founder of the Roman republic.

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


Similar surnames: Braun, Bartus, Baltus, Bruton, Brucks, Butkus, Brus, Fratus, Bruss

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Brutus Family Origin

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Brutus Family Occupations

What did your Brutus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brutus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Brutus's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brutus. A less common occupation for the Brutus family was Blacksmith.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

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

Brutus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brutus Life Expectancy

What is the average Brutus lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brutus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Brutus in 1953 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brutus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brutus 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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