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Brunger Name Meaning

German (Brünger): from the Old German personal name Brunger meaning ‘brown spear’. English: from the same name as 1 or from Brungar, the Old English form of the personal name. Possibly an altered spelling of the Swiss habitational name Brüngger, denoting someone from Brünggen in Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Brunner, Brugger, Burger, Bruner, Ranger, Bruer, Brunet, Brander

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Brunger Family Origin

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Brunger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Brunger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brunger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brunger family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunger.

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Brunger Historical Records

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Brunger Life Expectancy

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