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Browne Name Meaning

Irish and English variant of Brown.

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


Similar surnames: Bowne, Brown, Browe, Bownes, Rone, Brower, Brooke, Brawn, Broun, Broe

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Browne Family Origin

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Browne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • School

    7%
  • Clerk

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Browne family was Laborer. The most common Browne occupation in Canada was Farmer. 16% of Browne's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Browne.

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Browne Historical Records

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Browne Life Expectancy

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