Branz Name Meaning

from a pet form of Brand 1. (of Slavic origin) from a pet form of Franciscus (see Francis).

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


Similar surnames: Brank, Franz, Ranz, Brand, Brosz, Pratz, Banz, Brant, Braz, Bratz

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Branz Family Origin

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Branz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Branz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Branz's were Farmers. Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Branz. A less common occupation for the Branz family was Laborer.

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Branz Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Branz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Branz in 1957 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Branz

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