Branda Family History

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Branda Name Meaning

from Germanic branda- ‘sword’ (via French brand, brande). possibly a variant of Brando, or of Blanda, from the female personal name, from the feminine form of the adjective blando ‘soft’, ‘mild’.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Brando, Brandl, Brandao, Branca, Blanda, Brandy, Brands, Randa

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Branda Family Origin

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Branda Family Occupations

What did your Branda ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Branda occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Branda's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    100%

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Branda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Branda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Branda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Branda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Branda. For the veterans among your Branda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Branda Life Expectancy

What is the average Branda lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Branda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Branda in 1948 was 45, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Branda 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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