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Where is the Brandes family from?
You can see how Brandes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Brandes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Brandes families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Brandes family living in Maryland. This was about 33% of all the recorded Brandes's in the USA. Maryland and 2 other states had the highest population of Brandes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Brandes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brandes. 18% of Brandes men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Brandes women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brandes were Clerk and Saleslady.