Brennen Family History

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Brennen Name Meaning

Probably a shortened form of a German surname formed with the element Brennen, for example Brennenstuhl.

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


Similar surnames: Breden, Brenner, Branden, Dennen, Brenn, Brenny, Behnen, Brenneman

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Brennen Family Origin

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Brennen Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    14%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Clerk

    6%

In 1881, the most common Brennen occupation in Canada was Servant. 14% of Brennen's were Servants. A less common occupation for the Brennen family was Clerk. Servant, Farmer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brennen.

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Brennen Life Expectancy

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