Briant Family History

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Briant Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Bryan. The addition of -t is due to English speakers’ perception of the devoicing of Gaelic final -n. French: variant of Brian 2.

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


Similar surnames: Brian, Brians, Bryant, Briand, Brint, Bryans, Brien, Brant, Bryan

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Briant Family Origin

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Briant Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    31%
  • Going To School

    15%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Chasseur & Pecheur

    8%

In 1881, Miner, Going To School and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Briant. The most common Briant occupation in Canada was Miner. 31% of Briant's were Miners. A less common occupation for the Briant family was Chasseur & Pecheur.

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Briant Historical Records

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Briant Life Expectancy

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