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Britain Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brittain.

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

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Britain Family Origin

Where is the Britain family from?

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Britain Family Occupations

What did your Britain ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeps House

    8%

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

Source: Census data for Britain | Data not to scale

Britain Historical Records

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Britain Life Expectancy

What is the average Britain lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Britain 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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Famous Britain Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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