Brandenberger Family History

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Brandenberger Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Brandenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Brandenburger, Brandenberg, Landenberger, Lindenberger, Blattenberger

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Brandenberger Family Origin

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Brandenberger Family Occupations

What did your Brandenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer & Stockman, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brandenberger. A less common occupation for the Brandenberger family was Constable. The most common Brandenberger occupation in the USA was Farmer & Stockman. 27% of Brandenberger's were Farmer & Stockmans.

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  • Farmer & Stockman

    27%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Constable

    7%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brandenberger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brandenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brandenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brandenberger 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 Brandenberger. 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 Brandenberger. For the veterans among your Brandenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brandenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Brandenberger lifespan?

Average Brandenberger life expectancy in 2003 was 84 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brandenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brandenberger 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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