Bruggeman Family History

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Bruggeman Name Meaning

North German (Brüggemann or Bruggemann): see Brueggemann. Dutch: variant of Brugman, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Bruggemann, Brueggeman, Bruggman, Brueggemann, Brigman, Briggeman

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Bruggeman Family Origin

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Bruggeman Family Occupations

What did your Bruggeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruggeman family was Keeping House. The most common Bruggeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Bruggeman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruggeman.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Bruggeman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bruggeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruggeman 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 Bruggeman. 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 Bruggeman. For the veterans among your Bruggeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruggeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruggeman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bruggeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bruggeman in 1954 was 78, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruggeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruggeman 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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