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Briles Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Breil or Breyhel, a variant of Bruehl. Compare Broyles.

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


Similar surnames: Broyles, Bries, Bailes, Brill, Bliley, Trites, Brines, Bolles, Baines

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Briles Family Origin

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Briles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Briles family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Briles. The most common Briles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Briles's were Farmers.

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Briles Historical Records

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Briles Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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