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Winebrenner Name Meaning

Partly Americanized spelling of the German occupational name Weinbrenner ‘distiller’ (literally, ‘wine burner’). The original function of the distiller, attested from the 8th century, seems to have been to extract alcohol for medicinal purposes from wine; the modern sense of someone who prepared spirituous liquor for drinking is first recorded in the 14th century.

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


Similar surnames: Weinbrenner, Brenner, Aschenbrenner, Steinbrenner, Kalkbrenner

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Winebrenner Family Origin

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Winebrenner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winebrenner. The most common Winebrenner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Winebrenner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Winebrenner family was Blacksmith.

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