Bridgeman Family History

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Bridgeman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or kept a bridge (see Bridge). Americanized form of German Bruckmann (see Bruckman).

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


Similar surnames: Briggeman, Brigman, Bridge, Brickman, Brugman, Riggleman, Bregman

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Bridgeman Family Origin

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Bridgeman Family Occupations

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  • At School

    32%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • School Teacher

    13%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bridgeman family was Labourer. At School, Farmer and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridgeman. The most common Bridgeman occupation in Canada was At School. 32% of Bridgeman's were At Schools.

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Bridgeman Historical Records

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Bridgeman Life Expectancy

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