Braniff Family History

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Braniff Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Branduibh ‘descendant of Brandubh’, a personal name composed of the elements bran ‘raven’ + dubh ‘black’.

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

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Braniff Family Origin

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Braniff Family Occupations

What did your Braniff ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Braniff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Braniff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Braniff family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braniff.

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Braniff Historical Records

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Braniff Life Expectancy

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