Bram Name Meaning

German: variant of Brahm 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic and Sephardic): from a reduced form of the Biblical name Abraham (see Abraham). Danish and Swedish: from the Nordic personal name Bram. French: variant of Brame.

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


Similar surnames: Brahm, Ram, Abram, Braum, Brim, Brum, Bras, Baum, Kram, Beam

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Bram Family Origin

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Bram Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Bram occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Bram's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bram family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bram.

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Bram Historical Records

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Bram Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Bram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bram in 1959 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bram

Famous Bram Family

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