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Brenizer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Brenneiser, an occupational name for a blacksmith. It is a derivative of Brenneisen, literally ‘burn (the) iron’ (from Middle High German brennen ‘to burn’ + isen ‘iron’), a name given to young journeymen by the craft guild.

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


Similar surnames: Brenner, Breiner, Breiter, Benner, Krenzer, Preiser, Reiber, Reider

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Brenizer Family Origin

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Brenizer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brenizer family was Keeping House. The most common Brenizer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Brenizer's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brenizer.

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