Brayman Family History

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Brayman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Breymann, from Middle High German bri ‘porridge’ + man ‘man’, hence an occupational name for someone who worked in or owned a grist mill or for someone involved in the production of millet, millet having been the main cereal used for cooking in medieval Europe.

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


Similar surnames: Braman, Rayman, Hayman, Brotman, Radman, Gayman, Brachman, Rahman

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Brayman Family Origin

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Brayman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Brayman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brayman's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brayman. A less common occupation for the Brayman family was Keeping House.

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Brayman Historical Records

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Brayman Life Expectancy

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