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Brownsberger Name Meaning

Part-translation of German Braunsberger, a habitational name from any of numerous places called Braunsberg.

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


Similar surnames: Froneberger, Ernsberger, Kronberger, Honsberger, Rosenberger

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Brownsberger Family Origin

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Brownsberger Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Brownsberger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Brownsberger's were Farmers. Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brownsberger.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Harness Maker

    13%

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Brownsberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brownsberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brownsberger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brownsberger. 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 Card

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

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Brownsberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Brownsberger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Brownsberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Brownsberger in 1963 was 70, and 69 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brownsberger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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