Bream Name Meaning

habitational name from Bream in Worcestershire, which is probably named in Old English as ‘the place where broom grows’, from breme, an unattested dialect variant of brom ‘broom’. nickname for a fierce or energetic person, from Middle English brem(e), brim(me) ‘fierce’, ‘vigorous’ (from Old English breme ‘famous’, ‘noble’). variant of Braham.

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


Similar surnames: Brehm, Bean, Beam, Breed, Brumm, Baham, Bray, Bram, Stream, Boram

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Bream Family Origin

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Bream Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Fisherman

    50%

In 1881, the most common Bream occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Bream's were Farmers. Farmer and Fisherman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bream.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Bream life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bream in 1963 was 82, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bream

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