Briner Family History

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Briner Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Brin in Grison canton (Graubünden) or from the Brin valley. Probably also an Americanized spelling of Breiner.

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


Similar surnames: Brier, Griner, Braner, Brimer, Brinser, Riner, Beiner, Brine, Riser

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Briner Family Origin

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Briner Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Briner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coach Smith

    17%
  • Engine Driver In Flock Mills

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • Labourer In Iron Works

    17%

In 1881, the most common Briner occupation in the UK was Coach Smith. 17% of Briner's were Coach Smiths. A less common occupation for the Briner family was Labourer In Iron Works. Coach Smith, Engine Driver In Flock Mills and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Briner.

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Briner Historical Records

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Briner Life Expectancy

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