Broer Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch broeder ‘brother’, a byname sometimes used for a younger son, i.e. the brother of someone important; alternatively, denoting a member of a guild. Broer was also used as a personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Broder, Bruder, Broers, Broner, Brier, Burger, Baker, Boer, Kroner

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Broer Family Origin

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Broer Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Jewles

    11%
  • Keeps A Grocery Store

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Broer family was Keeps A Grocery Store. The most common Broer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Broer's were Laborers. Laborer, Farming and Jewles were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broer.

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Broer Historical Records

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Broer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Broer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Broer in 1960 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broer

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