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Bruning Name Meaning

North German (Brüning) and Dutch: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Brun(o) or the byname Brun (see Braun).

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


Similar surnames: Brauning, Bruening, Brun, Breunig, Browning, Bruin, Benning, Bunting

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Bruning Family Origin

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Bruning Family Occupations

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  • School

    57%
  • Painter

    29%
  • Son School

    14%

In 1881, the most common Bruning occupation in Canada was School. 57% of Bruning's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Bruning family was Son School. School and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bruning.

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Bruning Historical Records

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Bruning Life Expectancy

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