Brion Name Meaning

Spanish (Brión) and French: habitational name from any of several places called Brion. Most of them derive from the Gaulish element briga ‘height’, ‘hill’ + the suffix -one.

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


Similar surnames: Brian, Brin, Biron, Rion, Breon, Rio, Bordon, Boron, Sion, Barton

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Brion Family Origin

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Brion Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    9%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Accountant

    3%
  • Bootmaker

    3%

In 1881, the most common Brion occupation in the UK was Baker. 9% of Brion's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Brion family was Bootmaker. Baker, Labourer and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brion.

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Brion Historical Records

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Brion Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Brion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Brion in 1963 was 70, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brion

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