Brys Family History

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Brys Name Meaning

Welsh: see Brice 2.

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


Similar surnames: Bryn, Bryson, Boros, Bryk, Borys, Bras, Boys, Brye, Bays, Brus

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Brys Family Origin

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Brys Family Occupations

What did your Brys ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brys occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Brys's were Farmers. Farmer and Taylor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brys.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Taylor

    50%

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

Brys Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brys Life Expectancy

What is the average Brys lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brys life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Brys in 1961 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brys 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.

Famous Brys Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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