Brank Name Meaning

Altered form of German Branke, from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Branislaw. Slovenian form of Frank.

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

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Brank Family Origin

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Brank Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Minister

    7%

In 1880, the most common Brank occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Brank's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brank family was Minister. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brank.

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Brank Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Brank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brank in 1960 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brank

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