Brons Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch broem, brom ‘broom’, probably a topographic name, although Debrabandere suggests it may have been a nickname for a poor farmer, one whose land was covered with broom.

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


Similar surnames: Bronk, Bross, Krans, Bruns, Broas, Cross, Brun, Boros, Brenn, Broda

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Brons Family Origin

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Brons Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Expressman

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brons. The most common Brons occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brons's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brons family was Expressman.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Brons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Brons in 1957 was 52, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brons

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