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Branden Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the personal name Brand 1 (or the place name element brand) + the adjectival suffix -én, from Latin -enius. Possibly a respelling of English Brandon, or alternatively a shortened form of any of the various German family names beginning with Branden- (see the following entries).

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


Similar surnames: Brandel, Brandon, Brander, Breden, Bratten, Broden, Braden, Bandel

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Branden Family Origin

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Branden Family Occupations

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

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  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Cheesemonger

    13%
  • Fitter

    13%
  • Horsehair Curler

    13%

In 1881, Carpenter, Cheesemonger and Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Branden. The most common Branden occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 13% of Branden's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Branden family was Horsehair Curler.

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Branden Historical Records

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Branden Life Expectancy

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