Brasier Family History

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Brasier Name Meaning

French: according to Morlet, an occupational name for a cook, from an agent derivative of braise ‘embers’. English: variant spelling of Brazier.

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

Similar surnames: Brasher, Brazier, Brader, Bruster, Bossier, Brassel, Bradsher, Basner

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Brasier Family Origin

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Brasier Family Occupations

What did your Brasier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brasier. The most common Brasier occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 50% of Brasier's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brasier ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brasier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Brasier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brasier 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 758 immigration records available for the last name Brasier. 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 Brasier. For the veterans among your Brasier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brasier Life Expectancy

What is the average Brasier lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Brasier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Brasier in 1945 was 22, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brasier 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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