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Brotherson Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German, Norwegian, and Danish Brodersen, or Jewish Broderson. English: perhaps a variant of Brotherton.

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


Similar surnames: Brotherton, Broderson, Brodersen, Brothers, Ouverson, Berthelsen

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Brotherson Family Origin

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Brotherson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Labourer

    18%
  • Servant

    18%
  • Fam

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brotherson family was Fam. Farmer, Labourer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brotherson. The most common Brotherson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Brotherson's were Farmers.

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Brotherson Life Expectancy

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