Breece Family History

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Breece Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English or German Breese or Welsh Preece.

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

Similar surnames: Breese, Breech, Breeze, Reece, Beese, Brede, Breer, Bence, Fleece

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Breece Family Origin

Where is the Breece family from?

Breece Family Occupations

What did your Breece ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breece. A less common occupation for the Breece family was Engineer. The most common Breece occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Breece's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Engineer


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

Breece Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Breece. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breece 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 687 immigration records available for the last name Breece. 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 Breece. For the veterans among your Breece ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breece Life Expectancy

What is the average Breece lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Breece life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Breece in 1959 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breece

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breece 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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