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Branning Name Meaning

German: derivative of Brand 1, the suffix -ing denoting affiliation, i.e. ‘the people of Brand’.

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


Similar surnames: Branting, Brenning, Ronning, Bruening, Brauning, Banning, Graning

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Branning Family Origin

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Branning Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Gas Stoker

    25%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Master Plasterer

    25%

In 1881, the most common Branning occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Branning's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Branning family was Master Plasterer. Agricultural Labourer, Gas Stoker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Branning.

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Branning Historical Records

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Branning Life Expectancy

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