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Brantner Name Meaning

German (also Bräntner): topographic name for a settler on land cleared by fire, from Middle High German brant ‘burnt’ + the suffix -ner denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Trattner, Brunner, Brenner, Santner, Sandner, Blattner, Bradner

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Brantner Family Origin

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Brantner Family Occupations

What did your Brantner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brantner. A less common occupation for the Brantner family was Carpenter. The most common Brantner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Brantner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Brantner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brantner Life Expectancy

What is the average Brantner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brantner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Brantner in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brantner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brantner 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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