Brahms Family History

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Brahms Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Brahm, a reduced form of Abraham.

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


Similar surnames: Brahm, Abrams, Bram, Braum, Grams, Grahm, Braham, Bahls, Abrahams

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Brahms Family Origin

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Brahms Family Occupations

What did your Brahms ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brahms. 36% of Brahms men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Brahms women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brahms were Manager and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Salesman
    22%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Manager
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%

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

Brahms Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 755 census records available for the last name Brahms. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brahms 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 373 immigration records available for the last name Brahms. 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 537 military records available for the last name Brahms. For the veterans among your Brahms ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brahms Life Expectancy

What is the average Brahms lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Brahms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brahms in 1966 was 43, and 86 in 2004.

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