Brei Name Meaning

German: variant of Bräu (see Brau).

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


Similar surnames: Brey, Breu, Brem, Frei, Brew, Breit, Breig, Brede, Arey, Prey

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Brei Family Origin

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Brei Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Dairyman

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Teamster

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Brei occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brei's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brei family was Teamster. Farmer, Dairyman and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brei.

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Brei Historical Records

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Brei Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Brei life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Brei in 1961 was 55, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brei

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