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Brainerd Family Origin

Where is the Brainerd family from?

Brainerd Family Occupations

What did your Brainerd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brainerd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Brainerd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brainerd family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brainerd.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Housekeeping

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Brainerd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brainerd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brainerd 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 Brainerd. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brainerd. For the veterans among your Brainerd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brainerd Life Expectancy

What is the average Brainerd lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Brainerd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brainerd in 1955 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brainerd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brainerd 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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