Brender Family History

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Brender Name Meaning

German and Danish: probably of the same derivation as Brenner. It may also have denoted the wax-light bearer (ceroferarius) in Christian ceremony. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Brander.

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

Similar surnames: Brenner, Brander, Brener, Render, Breier, Bender, Arender, Bronder

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Brender Family Origin

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Brender Family Occupations

What did your Brender ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brender family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Tailor and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brender. The most common Brender occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Brender's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Black Smith

  • Coal Miner


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Brender Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brender. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brender 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 859 immigration records available for the last name Brender. 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 429 military records available for the last name Brender. For the veterans among your Brender ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brender Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Brender life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brender in 1960 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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