Brye Family History

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Brye Name Meaning

French: variant of Bry. This is also found in England as a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Broe, Boye, Bry, Bryne, Brue, Bay, Bose, Birge, Bryn, Crye

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Brye Family Origin

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Brye Family Occupations

What did your Brye ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brye occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Brye's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Brye Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brye Life Expectancy

What is the average Brye lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brye in 1963 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brye 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.

Famous Brye Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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