Brashier Family History

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Brashier Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Brasier or Brasseur.

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

Similar surnames: Brasher, Brashear, Brashears, Brasier, Brazier, Blasier, Flasher

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Brashier Family Origin

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Brashier Family Occupations

What did your Brashier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brashier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Brashier's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Millwright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brashier. A less common occupation for the Brashier family was Rr Porter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Millwright

  • Rr Porter


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Brashier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Brashier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brashier 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Brashier. 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 Brashier. For the veterans among your Brashier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brashier Life Expectancy

What is the average Brashier lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brashier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brashier in 1953 was 61, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brashier

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