Brubacher Family History

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Brubacher Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Brubach.

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

Similar surnames: Laubacher, Erbacher, Brubach, Hubacher, Bucher, Buescher, Laubscher

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Brubacher Family Origin

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Brubacher Family Occupations

What did your Brubacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brubacher family was Miller. The most common Brubacher occupation in Canada was Farmer. 81% of Brubacher's were Farmers. Farmer, Carriage Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brubacher.

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  • Farmer

  • Carriage Maker

  • Laborer

  • Miller


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brubacher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brubacher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Brubacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brubacher 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 519 immigration records available for the last name Brubacher. 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 252 military records available for the last name Brubacher. For the veterans among your Brubacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brubacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Brubacher lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brubacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Brubacher in 1961 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brubacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brubacher 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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