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Briner Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Brin in Grison canton (Graubünden) or from the Brin valley. Probably also an Americanized spelling of Breiner.

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

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Briner Family Origin

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Briner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Briner. A less common occupation for the Briner family was Farm Laborer. The most common Briner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Briner's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Briner | Data not to scale

Briner Historical Records

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Briner Life Expectancy

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