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Brueggemann Name Meaning

North German (Brüggemann): topographic name for someone who lived near a bridge or a metonymic occupational name for a bridge keeper or street paver, Middle Low German brüggeman (see Bruckman, Brueckner).

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


Similar surnames: Bruggemann, Brugman, Bruegger, Bridgeman, Wesemann, Riedemann

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Brueggemann Family Origin

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Brueggemann Family Occupations

What did your Brueggemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brueggemann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Brueggemann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brueggemann family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brueggemann.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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Brueggemann Historical Records

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Brueggemann Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Brueggemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Brueggemann in 1958 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

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