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Braniff Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Branduibh ‘descendant of Brandubh’, a personal name composed of the elements bran ‘raven’ + dubh ‘black’.

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


Similar surnames: Mcniff, Brandon, Brazil, Vranich, Reiff, Caniff, Brannick, Brain

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Braniff Family Origin

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Braniff Family Occupations

What did your Braniff ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Buyer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braniff. A less common occupation for the Braniff family was Fisherman. The most common Braniff occupation in Canada was Buyer. 25% of Braniff's were Buyers.

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  • Buyer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Fisherman

    25%

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

Braniff Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Braniff ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Braniff Life Expectancy

What is the average Braniff lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Braniff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Braniff in 1963 was 77, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braniff 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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