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Bresnan Family Origin

Where is the Bresnan family from?

Bresnan Family Occupations

What did your Bresnan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bresnan family was Lumber Clerk. Laborer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bresnan. The most common Bresnan occupation in Canada was Laborer. 60% of Bresnan's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Lumber Clerk

    20%

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

Bresnan Historical Records

What Bresnan family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Bresnan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bresnan lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bresnan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bresnan in 1943 was 41, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bresnan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bresnan 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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