Breidenbach Family History

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Breidenbach Name Meaning

German: variant of Breitenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Breitenbach, Bridenbaugh, Reidenbach, Breitbach, Leinenbach

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Breidenbach Family Origin

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Breidenbach Family Occupations

What did your Breidenbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Breidenbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Breidenbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breidenbach. A less common occupation for the Breidenbach family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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Breidenbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Breidenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breidenbach 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Breidenbach. 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 Breidenbach. For the veterans among your Breidenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breidenbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Breidenbach lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Breidenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Breidenbach in 1951 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breidenbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breidenbach 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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