Breech Family History

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Breech Name Meaning

English: variant of Brach 2. Possibly an altered spelling of Breetsch, a North German habitational name from a place so named in the Altmark area.

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

Similar surnames: Creech, Breece, Breach, Beech, Trench, Breese, Bench, Krech, Brech

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Breech Family Origin

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Breech Family Occupations

What did your Breech ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Sta Engineer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Breech.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Sta Engineer

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Breech Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Breech. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breech 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 199 immigration records available for the last name Breech. 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 658 military records available for the last name Breech. For the veterans among your Breech ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breech Life Expectancy

What is the average Breech lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Breech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Breech in 1944 was 25, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breech

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breech 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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