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Brewin Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): of uncertain origin; perhaps variant spelling of Bruin, or alternatively the Irish name (see 2). Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Braion ‘descendant of Braon’, a byname meaning ‘moisture’, ‘drop’.

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


Similar surnames: Bredin, Breen, Brew, Brown, Begin, Lewin, Breden, Breslin, Brewer

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Brewin Family Origin

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Brewin Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Laundress

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brewin. The most common Brewin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Brewin's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Brewin family was Labourer.

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Brewin Historical Records

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Brewin Life Expectancy

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