Brant Name Meaning

English, German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Dutch: variant of Brand.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Blank, Brann, Brandt, Bryant, Briant, Bradt, Brunt, Brint

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Brant Family Origin

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Brant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brant. The most common Brant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Brant's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brant family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Brant | Data not to scale

Brant Historical Records

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Brant Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Brant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brant in 1948 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brant

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