Brenchley Family History

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Brenchley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent named Brenchley, from an Old English personal name Brænci (of uncertain origin) + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Brenchley Family Origin

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Brenchley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Labr

    9%

In 1880, the most common Brenchley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Brenchley's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brenchley. A less common occupation for the Brenchley family was Labr.

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Brenchley Historical Records

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Brenchley Life Expectancy

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