Bruha Family History

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Bruha Name Meaning

From German Brühan or Bruhan, the name of an old family of beer brewers, composed of early modern German breu ‘brew’ + the personal name (Jo)han (John), a common nickname for a helper.

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

Similar surnames: Buhl, Brun, Brumm, Brush, Brus, Bruehl, Buza, Bruck, Bruin, Bruna

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Bruha Family Origin

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Bruha Family Occupations

What did your Bruha ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bruha occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bruha's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bruha family was K.H.. Farmer, Laborer and Farmer & Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruha.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farmer & Keeping House

  • K.H.


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

Bruha Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bruha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruha 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 248 immigration records available for the last name Bruha. 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 238 military records available for the last name Bruha. For the veterans among your Bruha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruha Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruha lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bruha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bruha in 1959 was 50, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruha 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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