Brouwer Family History

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Brouwer Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, Middle Dutch brouwer.

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


Similar surnames: Brewer, Breuer, Brauer, Brouwers, Brower, Broer, Broeker, Bower

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Brouwer Family Origin

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Brouwer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keep. House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brouwer family was Keeping House. The most common Brouwer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Brouwer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keep. House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brouwer.

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Brouwer Historical Records

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Brouwer Life Expectancy

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