Brean Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Breen or Brain.

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


Similar surnames: Brian, Brew, Breau, Bream, Breen, Dean, Brenan, Bergan, Kean, Breon

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Brean Family Origin

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Brean Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brean family was Blacksmith. Laborer, Farmer and Works In Woolen Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brean. The most common Brean occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Brean's were Laborers.

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Brean Historical Records

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Brean Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Brean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Brean in 1962 was 76, and 69 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brean

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