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Brenden Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farms in southeastern Norway named Brenden, from brenna ‘land cleared for cultivation by burning’ + the definite singular article -en.

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


Similar surnames: Breden, Breeden, Brenton, Brandel, Menden, Brandon, Brogden, Blender

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Brenden Family Origin

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Brenden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeps Bakery

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Brenden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Brenden's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brenden. A less common occupation for the Brenden family was Keeps Bakery.

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Brenden Life Expectancy

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