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Brandwein Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: occupational name for a distiller, from German Branntwein ‘spirits’, ‘brandy’.

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


Similar surnames: Brander, Brandeis, Brandes, Bandel, Brandis, Braunstein, Trautwein

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Brandwein Family Origin

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Brandwein Family Occupations

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Brandwein Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Brandwein. For the veterans among your Brandwein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brandwein Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Brandwein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brandwein in 1956 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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