Bramel Family History

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Bramel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Bramel near Stade, Lower Saxony. German: nickname for a person with a sharp tongue, from Middle Low German breme, brame, ‘thorn bush’, later ‘horsefly’. English: altered form of Bramhall reflecting the local pronunciation. Compare Brammell.

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


Similar surnames: Brasel, Bramer, Brake, Brauer, Brame, Ramer, Brandel, Brader

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Bramel Family Origin

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Bramel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Attorney At Law

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bramel. A less common occupation for the Bramel family was Attorney At Law. The most common Bramel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Bramel's were Farmers.

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Bramel Historical Records

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Bramel Life Expectancy

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