Brant Family History

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Brant Name Meaning

English, German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Dutch: variant of Brand.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Blank, Brann, Brandt, Bryant, Briant, Bradt, Brunt, Brint

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Brant Family Origin

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Brant Family Occupations

What did your Brant ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brant occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Brant's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Brant family was Carman. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brant.

View Census data for Brant | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Gardener

    2%
  • Carman

    1%

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

Brant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Brant

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brant. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Brant Life Expectancy

What is the average Brant lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Brant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brant in 1948 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brant ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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