Braner Family History

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Braner Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Breiner.

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

Similar surnames: Bradner, Briner, Brager, Benner, Craner, Bruner, Brawer, Raper, Bruer

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Braner Family Origin

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Braner Family Occupations

What did your Braner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braner. The most common Braner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Braner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Braner family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Braner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Braner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braner 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Braner. 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 910 military records available for the last name Braner. For the veterans among your Braner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braner Life Expectancy

What is the average Braner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Braner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Braner in 1962 was 68, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braner 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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