Braver Family History

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Braver Name Meaning

nickname from the inflected form of Yiddish brav ‘good’, ‘honest’. Slavicized form of German Brauer.

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


Similar surnames: Brave, Braker, Beaver, Brauer, Bramer, Brayer, Shaver, Haver, Bruer

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Braver Family Origin

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Braver Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    20%
  • Enjineer

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • House Carpenter

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Braver family was House Carpenter. The most common Braver occupation in the USA was Butcher. 20% of Braver's were Butchers. Butcher, Enjineer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braver.

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Braver Historical Records

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Braver Life Expectancy

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