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Origins of the Brane surname

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About the Branes

We have a total number of 861 records for people with the last name Brane.

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Where do most Branes live?

In 1921, most Branes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Branes

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 649 records for the Brane surname. The oldest one dates back to 1870.

Who were Branes most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Branes.

What are the most common Brane first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Brane family members

Common jobs for Branes

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Branes in 1921
Domestic Servant






School Mistress


At Home


Common Male occupations for Branes in 1921
Coal Miner


Agricultural Labourer








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