Brabant Family History

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Brabant Name Meaning

Ethnic name (in France and England as well as Germany and the Low Countries) for a native of Brabant, a medieval duchy (capital Brussels), which extended from what is now central Belgium northwards into the Netherlands. The name of the duchy is of Dutch origin. See also Brabazon.

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


Similar surnames: Braman, Drabant, Orban, Braband, Braun, Bratt, Sabat, Grabau, Braden

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Brabant Family Origin

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Brabant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Student

    8%

In 1881, Farmer, Journalier and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brabant. The most common Brabant occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Brabant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brabant family was Student.

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Brabant Historical Records

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Brabant Life Expectancy

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