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Breingan Family History

Breingan Name Meaning

unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Brennan, Breihan, Breitman, Brenan, Bringas, Bringman, Bresnan

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Where is the Breingan family from?

You can see how Breingan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Breingan family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Breingan families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1880 there was 1 Breingan family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Breingan's in USA. New York had the highest population of Breingan families in 1880.
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What did your Breingan ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Breingan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Breingan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breingan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 611 immigration records available for the last name Breingan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 166 military records available for the last name Breingan. For the veterans among your Breingan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Breingan lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Breingan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Breingan in 1954 was 61, and 73 in 2004.

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