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Brinson Family History

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

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

283,633 Historical Documents with Brinson on Ancestry.com
49,123 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,394 Military Records
1,150 Immigration Records
33,088 Census and Voter Lists
192,878 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Brinson Families

  • Number of Brinson families
     191 - 379
     64 - 190
     1 - 63
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brinson families
     31 - 59
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Brinson families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Brinson Family Origin

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Brinson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Brinson

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Brinson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Brinson Civil War Service Records

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