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Bredin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Bhrídín, diminutive form of Mac Giolla Bhrighde ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Brighid’ (see McBride). This name was once found in an ecclesiastical family in County Down, but it has not survived in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Brewin, Brain, Braden, Breen, Breden, Bein, Edin, Fredin, Brodin

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Bredin Family Origin

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Bredin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Clergyman

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%
  • Druggist

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bredin family was Druggist. Farmer, Clergyman and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bredin. The most common Bredin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Bredin's were Farmers.

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Bredin Historical Records

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Bredin Life Expectancy

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