Breslau Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Breslau Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Breslau, German name of the Polish city of Wroclaw, which for a long time was part of Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Breslauer, Bresler, Bressan, Breslow, Presler, Brandau, Brescia

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Breslau Family Origin

Where is the Breslau family from?

SHOW MORE

Breslau Family Occupations

What did your Breslau ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Clerk In Store

    100%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Breslau occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 100% of Breslau's were Clerk In Stores.

Source: Census data for Breslau | Data not to scale

Breslau Historical Records

What Breslau family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Breslau ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Breslau

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Breslau Life Expectancy

What is the average Breslau lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breslau 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Breslau Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name