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Browning Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old English personal name Bruning, originally a patronymic from the byname Brun (see Brown).

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


Similar surnames: Brownrigg, Bruning, Brownlow, Brownlee, Gowing, Brauning, Bowring

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Browning Family Origin

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Browning Family Occupations

What did your Browning ancestors do for a living?

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Browning family was Carpenter. The most common Browning occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Browning's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Browning.

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Browning Historical Records

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Browning Life Expectancy

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