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Bromberg Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Bromberg (from Brom(beere) ‘bramble’ + Berg ‘mountain hill’) the Yiddish or German name of the city of Bydgoszcz in Poland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Blomberg, Broberg, Brumberg, Kronberg, Blumberg, Stromberg, Boberg

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Where is the Bromberg family from?

You can see how Bromberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bromberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Bromberg families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 6 Bromberg families living in Quebec. This was about 38% of all the recorded Bromberg's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Bromberg families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bromberg surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bromberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Bromberg. 80% of Bromberg men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Tailleur
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bromberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bromberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Bromberg. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bromberg. For the veterans among your Bromberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bromberg lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bromberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bromberg in 1951 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

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