Biddulph Family History

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Biddulph Name Meaning

English (Midlands): habitational name from a place in Staffordshire, recorded as Bidolf in Domesday Book, from Old English bi ‘beside’ + dylf ‘digging’ (a putative derivative of delfan ‘to dig’), i.e. a mine or quarry.

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

Similar surnames: Delph, Biddick, Liddell, Bidwell, Siddall, Bignell, Buttolph

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Biddulph Family Origin

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Biddulph Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Biddulph occupation in Canada was Labor. 100% of Biddulph's were Labors.

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  • Labor


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Biddulph Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Biddulph. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biddulph census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Biddulph. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Biddulph. For the veterans among your Biddulph ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biddulph Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Biddulph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Biddulph in 1963 was 75, and 48 in 2004.

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