Brodersen Family History

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Brodersen Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Broder as a personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Gregersen, Bredesen, Broders, Bernsen, Broder, Broers, Andersen

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Brodersen Family Origin

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Brodersen Family Occupations

What did your Brodersen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brodersen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Brodersen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brodersen family was Expressman. Farmer, Cigar Maker In Fact. and Collector In Bank were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brodersen.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cigar Maker In Fact.

    10%
  • Collector In Bank

    10%
  • Expressman

    10%

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

Brodersen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brodersen Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodersen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Brodersen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brodersen in 1957 was 70, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brodersen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brodersen 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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