Bruhn Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Swedish: variant of Brun.

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


Similar surnames: Bruen, Bruun, Bruhns, Brun, Gruhn, Brunn, Grahn, Buhs, Bruha, Bruhl

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Bruhn Family Origin

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Bruhn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bruhn family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bruhn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bruhn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruhn.

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Bruhn Historical Records

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Bruhn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Bruhn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bruhn in 1950 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruhn

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