Brem Family History

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Brem Name Meaning

German: variant of Brehm.

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

Similar surnames: Brems, Brei, Brehm, Brey, Brew, Brum, Breu, Bram, Orem, Brom

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Brem Family Origin

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Brem Family Occupations

What did your Brem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Brem's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brem. A less common occupation for the Brem family was Carrier Painter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brewer

  • Carrier Painter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brem ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brem 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brem. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brem. For the veterans among your Brem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brem Life Expectancy

What is the average Brem lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Brem in 1961 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brem

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brem 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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