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Bremner Name Meaning

Scottish: regional name for someone from Brabant in the Low Countries, from Older Scots Brebner, Brabanare, ‘native or inhabitant of Brabant’ (see Brabant).

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


Similar surnames: Brimer, Bremer, Brenner, Breuker, Breger, Boerner, Berner, Breiner

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Bremner Family Origin

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Bremner Family Occupations

What did your Bremner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bremner family was Merchant. Farmer, Cooper and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bremner. The most common Bremner occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Bremner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cooper

    6%
  • Going To School

    5%
  • Merchant

    5%

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

Bremner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bremner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bremner lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bremner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bremner in 1948 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bremner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bremner 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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