Brooner Family History

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Brooner Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of the German and Jewish name Brunner.

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

Similar surnames: Broner, Cooner, Booher, Bronner, Bolner, Nooner, Bruner, Crowner

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Brooner Family Origin

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Brooner Family Occupations

What did your Brooner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brooner occupation in the UK was Compositor. 50% of Brooner's were Compositors. Compositor and Warehouseman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brooner.

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  • Compositor

  • Warehouseman


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

Brooner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brooner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brooner 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Brooner. 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 500 military records available for the last name Brooner. For the veterans among your Brooner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brooner Life Expectancy

What is the average Brooner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brooner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Brooner in 1962 was 84, and 81 in 2004.

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