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Brandes Name Meaning

German: patronymic from the personal name Brand. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Brandeis

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


Similar surnames: Brander, Brandis, Brandeis, Brands, Brandel, Branden, Brand, Bandel

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Brandes Family Origin

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Brandes Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    50%
  • Master Tailor

    50%

In 1881, the most common Brandes occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 50% of Brandes's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker and Master Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brandes.

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Brandes Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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