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Briese Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Silesia, related to Slavic bres- ‘birch’.

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


Similar surnames: Breese, Brieske, Bliese, Pries, Barrese, Froese, Bries, Riepe, Wiese

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Briese Family Origin

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Briese Family Occupations

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  • ... Lead Glazier

    100%

In 1881, the most common Briese occupation in the UK was ... Lead Glazier. 100% of Briese's were ... Lead Glaziers.

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Briese Historical Records

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Briese Life Expectancy

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