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Braman Name Meaning

North German (Bramann): topographic name from Middle Low German bram ‘swampy thicket’ + man ‘man’, or a respelling of Brahmann, a contracted form of Brademann, of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Brayman, Radman, Broman, Bartman, Brackman, Buxman, Bramer, Bragan

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Braman Family Origin

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Braman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Medical Electrician

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Braman family was Merchant. Farmer, Medical Electrician and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braman. The most common Braman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Braman's were Farmers.

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Braman Historical Records

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Braman Life Expectancy

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