Brauns Family History

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Brauns Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and Latvian: patronymic from the personal name Bruno (see Braun).

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


Similar surnames: Bruns, Braun, Brun, Braune, Brand, Brauner, Rauls, Bruno, Krans

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Brauns Family Origin

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Brauns Family Occupations

What did your Brauns ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brauns. 25% of Brauns men worked as a Salesman and 34% of Brauns women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brauns were Truck Driver and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    25%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Machinist
    15%
  • Truck Driver
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    34%
  • Maid
    23%
  • New Worker
    23%
  • Secretary
    23%

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

Brauns Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brauns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brauns 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brauns. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Brauns. For the veterans among your Brauns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brauns Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Brauns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brauns in 1959 was 62, and 97 in 2004.

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