Brege Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a loud, strident voice, from a noun derivative of bregen ‘to roar’.

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


Similar surnames: Breger, Boege, Wrege, Brede, Broge, Ege, Brelje, Buege, Beese, Brenn

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Brege Family Origin

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Brege Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brege family was Laborer. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brege. The most common Brege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Brege's were Farmers.

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Brege Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2002, Brege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brege in 1961 was 47, and 86 in 2002.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brege

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