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Braddock Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by a notable broad oak, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + ac ‘oak’, or a habitational name from a minor place so named, such as Broad Oak in Symondsbury, Dorset. Braddock in Cornwall (Brodehoc in Domesday Book) may have this origin; the second element may however be Old English hoc ‘hook of land’, ‘hill spur’.

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


Similar surnames: Paddock, Haddock, Brandon, Baldock, Brock, Craddock, Reddick

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Braddock Family Origin

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Braddock Family Occupations

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  • Cranesman

    20%
  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Journalier

    20%

In 1881, the most common Braddock occupation in Canada was Cranesman. 20% of Braddock's were Cranesmans. Cranesman, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braddock. A less common occupation for the Braddock family was Journalier.

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Braddock Life Expectancy

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