Winebrenner Family History

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Winebrenner Name Meaning

Partly Americanized spelling of the German occupational name Weinbrenner ‘distiller’ (literally, ‘wine burner’). The original function of the distiller, attested from the 8th century, seems to have been to extract alcohol for medicinal purposes from wine; the modern sense of someone who prepared spirituous liquor for drinking is first recorded in the 14th century.

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


Similar surnames: Weinbrenner, Brenner, Aschenbrenner, Steinbrenner, Kalkbrenner

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Winebrenner Family Origin

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Winebrenner Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winebrenner. The most common Winebrenner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Winebrenner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Winebrenner family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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Winebrenner Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Winebrenner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Winebrenner. For the veterans among your Winebrenner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winebrenner Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Winebrenner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Winebrenner in 1945 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

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