Broge Name Meaning

German (Bröge): nickname for an ostentatious person, from Middle High German brogen ‘to be resplendent’, ‘to flaunt’.

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


Similar surnames: Droge, Hoge, Ruge, Brege, Wrege, Voge, Brede, Droege, Broll, Broda

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Broge Family Origin

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Broge Family Occupations

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  • Paper Stainer

    100%

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In 1881, the most common Broge occupation in the UK was Paper Stainer. 100% of Broge's were Paper Stainers.

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Between 1958 and 2004, Broge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Broge in 1958 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broge

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