Brashears Family History

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Brashears Name Meaning

Americanized form of French (Huguenot) Brasseur. Compare Breshears.

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


Similar surnames: Breshears, Broshears, Brashear, Brasher, Boshears, Beshears, Brashier

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Brashears Family Origin

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Brashears Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Merchant

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brashears. The most common Brashears occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Brashears's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brashears family was Merchant.

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Brashears Historical Records

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Brashears Life Expectancy

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