Briand Family History

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Briand Name Meaning

French: variant of Brian 2.

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


Similar surnames: Briant, Brian, Brians, Brand, Orand, Breaud, Grand, Brande, Brean

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Briand Family Origin

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Briand Family Occupations

What did your Briand ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Briand. 16% of Briand men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Briand women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Briand were Cultivateur and Tudiant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    16%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Fisherman
    9%
  • Cultivateur
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
    7%
  • Servant
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Tudiant
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Briand Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Briand. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Briand 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Briand. 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 Briand. For the veterans among your Briand ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Briand Life Expectancy

What is the average Briand lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Briand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Briand in 1958 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Briand

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