Briney Family History

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Briney Name Meaning

English: unexplained. perhaps a habitational name, from a lost or unidentified place, possibly in Worcestershire, where the surname is frequent.

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

Similar surnames: Brisby, Brine, Viney, Riley, Briner, Brimley, Birney, Brixey, Brines

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Briney Family Origin

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Briney Family Occupations

What did your Briney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Briney. 12% of Briney men worked as a Farm Labourer and 35% of Briney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Briney were Chairwoman and Domestic Worker Paid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Farm Stockman
  • Bricklayer
  • Chairwoman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant Genl
  • Domestic Worker Paid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Briney Historical Records

What Briney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Briney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Briney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 402 immigration records available for the last name Briney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Briney. For the veterans among your Briney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Briney Life Expectancy

What is the average Briney lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Briney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Briney in 1945 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Briney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Briney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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