Broerman Family History

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Broerman Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Broer ‘brother’, with the addition of man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Boerman, Rohrman, Akerman, Broman, Borman, Roetman, Brotman, Bronfman

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Broerman Family Origin

Where is the Broerman family from?

Broerman Family Occupations

What did your Broerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Manufacture were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broerman. A less common occupation for the Broerman family was Cooper. The most common Broerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Broerman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cigar Manufacture

  • Cooper


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

Broerman Historical Records

What Broerman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Broerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broerman 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Broerman. 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 255 military records available for the last name Broerman. For the veterans among your Broerman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Broerman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Broerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Broerman in 1959 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broerman 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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