Brieske Family History

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Brieske Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Lusatia (Lausitz) named Brieske.

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


Similar surnames: Briese, Brietzke, Brenke, Lieske, Briske, Brueske, Breske, Krienke

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Brieske Family Origin

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Brieske Family Occupations

What did your Brieske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brieske occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Brieske's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

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

Brieske Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brieske Life Expectancy

What is the average Brieske lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brieske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Brieske in 1963 was 76, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brieske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brieske 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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