Branan Family History

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Branan Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Brannan.

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


Similar surnames: Brannan, Branin, Branon, Brannon, Branam, Bragan, Brenan, Brean

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Branan Family Origin

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Branan Family Occupations

What did your Branan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Branan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Branan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Branan family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Branan.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Branan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Branan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Branan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Branan. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Branan. For the veterans among your Branan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Branan Life Expectancy

What is the average Branan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Branan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Branan in 1955 was 58, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Branan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Branan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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