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Origins of the Bruney surname

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About the Bruneys

We have a total number of 83 records for people with the last name Bruney.

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Where do most Bruneys live?

In 1921, most Bruneys lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Bruneys

How common is your surname?

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

We have 57 records for the Bruney surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Bruneys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Bruney first names?

  • John
  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Sarah

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Common jobs for Bruneys

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

Common Female occupations for Bruneys in 1921
Ag Lab Wife


Dress Maker


Formerly Dressmaker


General Labourer


House Maid


Common Male occupations for Bruneys in 1921
Apprentice Grocer


Barrister At Law


Blacksmiths Servant




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