Branting Family History

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Branting Name Meaning

Swedish: probably a habitational name from a place name formed with brant ‘steep’, ‘steep hill’ + the suffix -ing.

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

Similar surnames: Brandon, Branning, Kraning, Graning, Brading, Banton, Banning

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Branting Family Origin

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Branting Family Occupations

What did your Branting ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Branting family was Store Keeper. The most common Branting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Branting's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Branting.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Store Keeper


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

Branting Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 845 census records available for the last name Branting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Branting census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 343 immigration records available for the last name Branting. 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 129 military records available for the last name Branting. For the veterans among your Branting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Branting Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Branting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Branting in 1963 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Branting 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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