Broadus Family History

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Broadus Name Meaning

English and Welsh: variant of Broaddus.

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


Similar surnames: Broaddus, Roads, Roades, Broadie, Brockus, Bolus, Braddy, Brass

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Broadus Family Origin

Where is the Broadus family from?

Broadus Family Occupations

What did your Broadus ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Shopkeeper and Tailoress were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Broadus. The most common Broadus occupation in Canada was Shopkeeper. 50% of Broadus's were Shopkeepers.

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  • Shopkeeper

    50%
  • Tailoress

    50%

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

Broadus Historical Records

What Broadus family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Broadus Life Expectancy

What is the average Broadus lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Broadus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Broadus in 1954 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broadus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broadus 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.

Famous Broadus Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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