Breunig Family History

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Breunig Name Meaning

German: from the popular medieval personal name Bruning, a patronymic from Bruno (see Bruning), which was diphthongized to Breuni(n)g in the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Brauning, Bruning, Boenig, Breining, Browning, Benning, Brun, Bunin

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Breunig Family Origin

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Breunig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    13%
  • Clerk City Clerks Off

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Breunig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Breunig's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breunig. A less common occupation for the Breunig family was Clerk City Clerks Off.

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Breunig Historical Records

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Breunig Life Expectancy

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