Bransford Family History

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Bransford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Worcestershire, named Bransford, from Old English brægen ‘hill’ + ford ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Branford, Brailsford, Cranford, Lansford, Bassford, Hansford

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Bransford Family Origin

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Bransford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Merchant

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Bransford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bransford's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bransford. A less common occupation for the Bransford family was Merchant.

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Bransford Historical Records

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Bransford Life Expectancy

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