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Origins of the Brenland surname

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About the Brenlands

We have a total number of 39 records for people with the last name Brenland.

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Where do most Brenlands live?

In 1921, most Brenlands lived in Northern Ireland.

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Interesting facts about Brenlands

How common is your surname?

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

We have 34 records for the Brenland surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Brenlands most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Brenlands.

What are the most common Brenland first names?

  • William
  • Edward
  • Elizabeth
  • Amanda M

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

Common jobs for Brenlands

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

Common Female occupations for Brenlands in 1921
Weaver Cotton


Common Male occupations for Brenlands in 1921
Able Seaman




Grocers Apprentice


Ships Carpenter


Weaver Cotton


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