Bruner Family History

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Bruner Name Meaning

German: nickname from Old High German, Old Saxon Brun (see Brun). German and Jewish: variant spelling of Brunner.

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


Similar surnames: Brunet, Brunger, Brune, Bruder, Brunner, Brauner, Kroner, Pruner

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Bruner Family Origin

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Bruner Family Occupations

What did your Bruner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Public Works Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bruner. 17% of Bruner men worked as a Public Works Labourer and 25% of Bruner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bruner were Dairy Farmer and House Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Public Works Labourer
    17%
  • Colly Hewer Heavy Worker
    9%
  • Commercial Traveller
    9%
  • Dairy Farmer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    25%
  • Civil Servant
    9%
  • Electrical Testor
    9%
  • House Wife
    9%

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

Bruner Historical Records

What Bruner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 76,000 census records available for the last name Bruner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bruner

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Bruner. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Bruner. For the veterans among your Bruner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruner lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bruner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bruner in 1942 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruner 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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