Bredbenner Family History

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Bredbenner Name Meaning

North German: status name for a farmer who owned two units (Middle Low German brede, literally ‘breadth’, ‘width’), in this case of peat land (Middle Low German benne).

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


Similar surnames: Bredemeier, Bredenberg, Brenner, Bredeweg, Benner, Trenner, Boedeker

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Bredbenner Family Origin

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Bredbenner Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    75%
  • Farmer

    25%

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In 1880, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bredbenner. The most common Bredbenner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 75% of Bredbenner's were Laborers.

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Bredbenner Historical Records

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Bredbenner Life Expectancy

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