Brad Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Variant of Dutch Bradt. Romanian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Brand, Bradt, Bray, Barad, Brawn, Bratt, Broad, Braid, Rad, Boram

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Brad Family Origin

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Brad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Mason

    20%
  • N G

    20%

In 1881, Farmer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brad. A less common occupation for the Brad family was N G. The most common Brad occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Brad's were Farmers.

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Brad Historical Records

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Brad Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2000, Brad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Brad in 1963 was 76, and 89 in 2000.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brad

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