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Briere Name Meaning

French (Brière): topographic name from a regional variant of bruyère ‘heather’.

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


Similar surnames: Brier, Boire, Rieke, Brede, Biere, Brimer, Priewe, Blier, Riege

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Briere Family Origin

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Briere Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Feather Manufacturer

    33%

In 1880, Baker and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Briere. The most common Briere occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Briere's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Briere family was Feather Manufacturer.

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Briere Historical Records

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Briere Life Expectancy

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