Breyfogle Family History

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Breyfogle Name Meaning

Respelling of German Breyvogel, a nickname from Middle High German bri ‘grain mush’, ‘porridge’ + vogel ‘bird’. See also Brayman.

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


Similar surnames: Replogle, Broge, Bogle, Begle, Pregler, Wrege, Brege, Beagle, Breger

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Breyfogle Family Origin

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Breyfogle Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breyfogle. A less common occupation for the Breyfogle family was Physician. The most common Breyfogle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Breyfogle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Physician

    12%

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Breyfogle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Breyfogle Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Breyfogle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Breyfogle in 1945 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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