Brandt Family History

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Brandt Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived in an area that had been cleared by fire, Middle High German brant (from brennen ‘to burn’). variant of Brand 1.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Grandt, Grand, Brands, Brandl, Brant, Branda, Brander, Kandt

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Brandt Family Origin

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Brandt Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brandt. The most common Brandt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Brandt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brandt family was Carpenter.

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Brandt Historical Records

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Brandt Life Expectancy

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