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Brindle Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Brindle, from Old English burna ‘stream’ + hyll ‘hill’. Altered spelling of South German Brindl, Bründl, a topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, from a diminutive of Middle High German brun(ne) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or of Brendle or Brendel.

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


Similar surnames: Grindle, Brindley, Trindle, Trundle, Prindle, Rindler, Bridge, Hindle

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Brindle Family Origin

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Brindle Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Housekeeper

    3%

In 1881, the most common Brindle occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver . 10% of Brindle's were Cotton Weaver s. Cotton Weaver , Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brindle. A less common occupation for the Brindle family was Housekeeper.

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Brindle Historical Records

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Brindle Life Expectancy

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