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Brenna Name Meaning

Italian (Lombardy): habitational name from a place in Lombardy named Brenna. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farms in southeastern Norway named Brenna, from brenna ‘land cleared for cultivation by burning’.

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


Similar surnames: Brenn, Breda, Arena, Penna, Brennan, Senna, Benza, Brienza, Bena

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Brenna Family Origin

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Brenna Family Occupations

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  • Laborer (Road)

    50%
  • Warehouseman & Packer Fac Lab

    50%

In 1881, the most common Brenna occupation in the UK was Laborer (Road). 50% of Brenna's were Laborer (Road)s. Laborer (Road) and Warehouseman & Packer Fac Lab were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brenna.

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Brenna Life Expectancy

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