Branstrom Family History

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Branstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Brännström or Brändström): ornamental name composed of the elements bränna ‘to burn’ + ström ‘stream’, or habitational name from a place named with these elements.

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

Similar surnames: Granstrom, Ranstrom, Renstrom, Backstrom, Swanstrom, Malstrom

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Branstrom Family Origin

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Branstrom Family Occupations

What did your Branstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Branstrom. 35% of Branstrom men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Branstrom women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Branstrom were Carpenter and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housework

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

Branstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 920 census records available for the last name Branstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Branstrom 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Branstrom. 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 134 military records available for the last name Branstrom. For the veterans among your Branstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Branstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Branstrom lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Branstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Branstrom in 1961 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

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