Brinser Family History

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Brinser Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Brinzer or Prinser, from a (Celtic?) personal name Brinno, or related to Old High German brinnan ‘to burn’.

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


Similar surnames: Briner, Brunger, Rinker, Bricker, Grieser, Beiner, Bruner, Riser

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Brinser Family Origin

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Brinser Family Occupations

What did your Brinser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grain Cradle Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brinser. A less common occupation for the Brinser family was Works At Steel Works. The most common Brinser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Brinser's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Grain Cradle Maker

    10%
  • Works At Steel Works

    7%

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Brinser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brinser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brinser 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brinser. 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 Brinser. For the veterans among your Brinser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brinser Life Expectancy

What is the average Brinser lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brinser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Brinser in 1963 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brinser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brinser ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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