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Brandstetter Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the many places called Brandstatt, Brandstädt, Brandstätt, Brandstett, and Brandstetten, all from element meaning ‘place cleared by burning’.

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


Similar surnames: Karstetter, Brander, Hofstetter, Rastetter, Kerstetter, Brandenberger

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Brandstetter Family Origin

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Brandstetter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brandstetter. A less common occupation for the Brandstetter family was Carpenter. The most common Brandstetter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Brandstetter's were Farmers.

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Brandstetter Historical Records

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Brandstetter Life Expectancy

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