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Debrosse Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in an area of scrub, from Old French broce ‘brushwood’, ‘scrub’ (Late Latin bruscia). Occasionally it may be a metonymic occupational name for a brush maker, from the same word used in the transferred sense ‘brush’.

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


Similar surnames: Labrosse, Brouse, Delfosse, Deroche, Derise, Decoste, Derousse

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Debrosse Family Origin

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Debrosse Family Occupations

What did your Debrosse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Debrosse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Debrosse's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Debrosse.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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

Debrosse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Debrosse Life Expectancy

What is the average Debrosse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Debrosse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Debrosse in 1963 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Debrosse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Debrosse 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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