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Branning Name Meaning

German: derivative of Brand 1, the suffix -ing denoting affiliation, i.e. ‘the people of Brand’.

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


Similar surnames: Branting, Brenning, Ronning, Bruening, Brauning, Banning, Graning

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Branning Family Origin

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Branning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, the most common Branning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Branning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Branning family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Branning.

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Branning Historical Records

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Branning Life Expectancy

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