Brenneman Family History

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Brenneman Name Meaning

German (Brennemann): probably a variant of Brenner.

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


Similar surnames: Breneman, Brenner, Granneman, Henneman, Brennen, Ninneman, Senseman

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Brenneman Family Origin

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Brenneman Family Occupations

What did your Brenneman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brenneman family was Carpenter. The most common Brenneman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Brenneman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brenneman.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brenneman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brenneman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brenneman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brenneman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brenneman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Brenneman. For the veterans among your Brenneman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brenneman Life Expectancy

What is the average Brenneman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Brenneman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Brenneman in 1944 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brenneman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brenneman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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