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Brillon Name Meaning

French: from a derivative of Old French beril (feminine berille) ‘trap (for birds)’, hence an occupational name for a bird catcher.

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

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Brillon Family Origin

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Brillon Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Book Keeper

    20%
  • D.G.Packer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brillon family was Keeping House. The most common Brillon occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Brillon's were Bakers. Baker, Book Keeper and D.G.Packer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brillon.

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Brillon Historical Records

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Brillon Life Expectancy

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