Brininger Family History

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Brininger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Breuninger.

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

Similar surnames: Rininger, Breininger, Lininger, Risinger, Brining, Barringer

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Brininger Family Origin

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Brininger Family Occupations

What did your Brininger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brininger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Brininger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brininger family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brininger.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Retired Farmer


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

Brininger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brininger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brininger 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 48 immigration records available for the last name Brininger. 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 227 military records available for the last name Brininger. For the veterans among your Brininger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brininger Life Expectancy

What is the average Brininger lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Brininger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Brininger in 1951 was 39, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brininger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brininger 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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