Breene Family History

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Breene Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Breen.

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


Similar surnames: Greene, Bruen, Beene, Breece, Breeze, Brien, Browne, Boreen, Breen

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Breene Family Origin

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Breene Family Occupations

What did your Breene ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Breene. 18% of Breene men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Breene women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Breene were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    22%
  • Housewife
    16%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Breene Historical Records

What Breene family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Breene. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breene 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 812 immigration records available for the last name Breene. 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 603 military records available for the last name Breene. For the veterans among your Breene ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breene Life Expectancy

What is the average Breene lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Breene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Breene in 1962 was 77, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breene

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breene 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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