Brede Family History

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Brede Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living in an area of marshy lowland, Middle Low German brede. English: variant spelling of Breed.

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


Similar surnames: Trede, Wrede, Breden, Beese, Budde, Reder, Breda, Beede, Brey, Frede

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Brede Family Origin

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Brede Family Occupations

What did your Brede ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brede family was Bakery. Grocer, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brede. The most common Brede occupation in the USA was Grocer. 13% of Brede's were Grocers.

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  • Grocer

    13%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Bakery

    4%

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

Brede Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brede Life Expectancy

What is the average Brede lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brede life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Brede in 1958 was 48, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brede

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brede 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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