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Brandis Name Meaning

Swiss and German: habitational name from a former Brandis castle in Emmental near Bern, Switzerland, or from any of the places so named in Saxony, Germany. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Brandeis.

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


Similar surnames: Brandeis, Brandes, Brand, Brander, Bandi, Brandau, Brandli, Brandon

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Brandis Family Origin

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Brandis Family Occupations

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  • Druggist

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Potter

    20%
  • Tinsmith

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brandis family was Tinsmith. Druggist, Machinist and Potter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brandis. The most common Brandis occupation in Canada was Druggist. 20% of Brandis's were Druggists.

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Brandis Historical Records

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Brandis Life Expectancy

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