Brining Family History

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Brining Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): unexplained; perhaps a variant of Browning. Compare Brunning. Americanized spelling of German Breuning (see Breunig).

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

Similar surnames: Breining, Rising, Prinzing, Riling, Brininger, Beuning, Brunning

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Brining Family Origin

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Brining Family Occupations

What did your Brining ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brining occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Brining's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brining. A less common occupation for the Brining family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Brining Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brining. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brining 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 385 immigration records available for the last name Brining. 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 591 military records available for the last name Brining. For the veterans among your Brining ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brining Life Expectancy

What is the average Brining lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Brining life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brining in 1957 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brining

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brining 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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