Brault Family History

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Brault Name Meaning

French: variant of Braud. This is the more common spelling in Canada and New England, where it is most frequent. It is sometimes Americanized as Brow or Brown.

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


Similar surnames: Breault, Sault, Bault, Bradt, Braly, Brue, Brull, Perault, Gault

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Brault Family Origin

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Brault Family Occupations

What did your Brault ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brault family was School. The most common Brault occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Brault's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brault.

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  • Cultivateur

    27%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • School

    5%

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

Brault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brault 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brault. 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 Brault. For the veterans among your Brault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brault Life Expectancy

What is the average Brault lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Brault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brault in 1942 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brault 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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