Brine Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Bruin. English: of uncertain origin; possibly from Old English bryne ‘burning’, i.e. a topographic name for a clearing made by burning.

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


Similar surnames: Grine, Bryne, Prine, Briney, Brink, Briner, Brice, Price, Brue, Stine

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Brine Family Origin

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Brine Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brine. The most common Brine occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Brine's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Brine family was Carpenter.

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Brine Historical Records

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Brine Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Brine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Brine in 1954 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brine

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