Brenan Family History

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Brenan Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of the Irish surname Brennan.

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

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Brenan Family Origin

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Brenan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brenan. The most common Brenan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Brenan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Brenan family was Carpenter.

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Brenan Life Expectancy

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