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Brenes Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese and Galician (Breñes): possibly variant of Asturian-Leonese Brañes, and Galician Brañas, habitational names from any of the places named Brañes (in Asturies), and Brañas (in Galicia).

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


Similar surnames: Brees, Breden, Breed, Benes, Rees, Remes, Frees, Briones, Brener

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Brenes Family Origin

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Brenes Family Occupations

What did your Brenes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Ham & Beef Cutter Inn Serv and Ham Dealer Provision were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brenes. The most common Brenes occupation in the UK was Ham & Beef Cutter Inn Serv. 33% of Brenes's were Ham & Beef Cutter Inn Servs. A less common occupation for the Brenes family was Turner (Wood).

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  • Ham & Beef Cutter Inn Serv

    33%
  • Ham Dealer Provision

    33%
  • Turner (Wood)

    33%

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Brenes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brenes Life Expectancy

What is the average Brenes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brenes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brenes in 1962 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brenes 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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