Brinser Family History

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Brinser Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Brinzer or Prinser, from a (Celtic?) personal name Brinno, or related to Old High German brinnan ‘to burn’.

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

Similar surnames: Briner, Brunger, Rinker, Bricker, Grieser, Beiner, Bruner, Riser

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Brinser Family Origin

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Brinser Family Occupations

What did your Brinser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brinser. 8% of Brinser men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Brinser women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brinser were Teacher and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Miller
  • Teacher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Cook

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

Brinser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brinser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brinser 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 117 immigration records available for the last name Brinser. 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 461 military records available for the last name Brinser. For the veterans among your Brinser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brinser Life Expectancy

What is the average Brinser lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brinser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Brinser in 1963 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brinser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brinser 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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