Bryant Family History

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Bryant Name Meaning

English (mainly southwestern England): variant of Bryan.

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


Similar surnames: Bryans, Briant, Bryan, Brant, Brian, Brians, Brand, Bryon, Ryant

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Bryant Family Origin

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Bryant Family Occupations

What did your Bryant ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Bryant. 30% of Bryant men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Bryant women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bryant were Machinist and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Labourer
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Income
    10%
  • Teacher
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bryant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 878,000 census records available for the last name Bryant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bryant 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 51,000 immigration records available for the last name Bryant. 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 155,000 military records available for the last name Bryant. For the veterans among your Bryant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bryant Life Expectancy

What is the average Bryant lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Bryant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bryant in 1940 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

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