Breau Name Meaning

French (Bréau): variant of Bréaux (see Breaux).

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


Similar surnames: Breaud, Brau, Reau, Breaux, Breon, Beau, Bream, Bureau, Breu, Brean

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Breau Family Origin

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Breau Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Labourer

    19%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • School

    8%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breau. A less common occupation for the Breau family was School. The most common Breau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Breau's were Cultivateurs.

Source: Census data for Breau | Data not to scale

Breau Historical Records

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Breau Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Breau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Breau in 1954 was 60, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breau

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