Brinson Family History

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Brinson Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Briençun in northern France. Compare Branson.

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


Similar surnames: Branson, Brinton, Brunton, Brison, Benson, Brandon, Branton, Kinson

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Brinson Family Origin

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Brinson Family Occupations

What did your Brinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brinson occupation in Canada was Steam Fitter. 100% of Brinson's were Steam Fitters.

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  • Steam Fitter

    100%

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Brinson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Brinson lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Brinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Brinson in 1943 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brinson 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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