Brauner Family History

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Brauner Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, a compound of Brun(o) + her ‘army’. German: from a term denoting a follower of the Brunones, a dynasty of medieval (Lower) Saxony. German: habitational name for someone from Brauna near Kamenz, Saxony, or from Braunau in Austria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Brauner ‘the brown one’. Swedish and Danish: of German origin.

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

Similar surnames: Rauner, Brauer, Braun, Bradner, Kraner, Brander, Brunger, Rayner

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Brauner Family Origin

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Brauner Family Occupations

What did your Brauner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brauner family was Huckster. The most common Brauner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Brauner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brauner.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Huckster


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

Brauner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Brauner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brauner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brauner. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Brauner. For the veterans among your Brauner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brauner Life Expectancy

What is the average Brauner lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Brauner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brauner in 1952 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brauner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brauner 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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