Bryn Name Meaning

Welsh: topographic name meaning ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Brun, Brent, Brys, Borin, Bryan, Oren, Bean, Bran, Brin, Brye

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Bryn Family Origin

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Bryn Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    50%
  • Baker

    25%
  • Cab Driver

    25%

In 1881, Coal Miner and Baker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bryn. A less common occupation for the Bryn family was Cab Driver. The most common Bryn occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 50% of Bryn's were Coal Miners.

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Bryn Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Bryn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Bryn in 1963 was 70, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bryn

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