Bruder Family History

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Bruder Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from a byname meaning ‘brother’, occasionally used for a younger son, i.e. the brother of someone important, or for a guild member. Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly derived from German Bruder ‘brother’ or Yiddish bruder; the reason for its adoption as a surname is not clear.

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


Similar surnames: Broder, Buder, Bruner, Gruber, Gruner, Brumer, Bruer, Brauer, Blumer

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Bruder Family Origin

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Bruder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Weaver

    25%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bruder family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Weaver and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruder. The most common Bruder occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Bruder's were Farmers.

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Bruder Historical Records

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Bruder Life Expectancy

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