Brunsell Family History

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Brunsell Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Brunzel, from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Bronislaw, or a pet form of Brun(o) (see Bruno 2).

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


Similar surnames: Rundell, Brandel, Brunell, Russell, Brunsman, Brasel, Munsell, Unsell

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Brunsell Family Origin

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Brunsell Family Occupations

What did your Brunsell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brunsell occupation in the USA was Insure Life Agent. 50% of Brunsell's were Insure Life Agents. Insure Life Agent and Plasterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brunsell.

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  • Insure Life Agent

    50%
  • Plasterer

    50%

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Brunsell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brunsell Life Expectancy

What is the average Brunsell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brunsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Brunsell in 1958 was 60, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brunsell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brunsell 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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