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Bradburn Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Bradbourne in Derbyshire or Brabourne in Kent, both named with Old English brad ‘broad’ + burna ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Bradbury, Chadburn, Redburn, Blackburn, Bradford, Bradner, Rayburn

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Bradburn Family Origin

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Bradburn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Merchant

    11%
  • Agent

    6%
  • Blacksmith Apprentice

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Merchant and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradburn. A less common occupation for the Bradburn family was Blacksmith Apprentice. The most common Bradburn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Bradburn's were Farmers.

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Bradburn Historical Records

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Bradburn Life Expectancy

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