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Brandenberg Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from any of several minor places called Brandenberg, for example in Bavaria and Rhineland, or in some cases probably a variant of Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Brandenburg, Brandenberger, Bredenberg, Bronnenberg, Rabenberg

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Brandenberg Family Origin

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Brandenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Wagon Maker

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brandenberg. A less common occupation for the Brandenberg family was Wagon Maker. The most common Brandenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Brandenberg's were Farmers.

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Brandenberg Historical Records

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Brandenberg Life Expectancy

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