Armbrecht Family History

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Armbrecht Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German arn ‘eagle’ or irmin ‘world’, ‘great’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Albrecht, Hambrecht, Gerbracht, Giesbrecht, Lamprecht, Elbrecht

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Armbrecht Family Origin

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Armbrecht Family Occupations

What did your Armbrecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Armbrecht. 7% of Armbrecht men worked as a Clerk and 11% of Armbrecht women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Armbrecht were Salesman and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    7%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    11%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Waitress
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Armbrecht Historical Records

What Armbrecht family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Armbrecht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armbrecht 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 320 immigration records available for the last name Armbrecht. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 634 military records available for the last name Armbrecht. For the veterans among your Armbrecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armbrecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Armbrecht lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Armbrecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Armbrecht in 1963 was 79, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armbrecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Armbrecht 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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