Bredahl Family History

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Bredahl Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Bredahl, from bre ‘broad’ + dahl ‘valley’. Danish: habitational name from a place so named (with the same derivation as 1).

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


Similar surnames: Rosdahl, Rendahl, Grendahl, Erdahl, Dahl, Grondahl, Urdahl, Breda

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Bredahl Family Origin

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Bredahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    33%
  • Works In Tannery

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bredahl family was Works In Tannery. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bredahl. The most common Bredahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bredahl's were Farmers.

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Bredahl Historical Records

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Bredahl Life Expectancy

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