Bridgwater Family History

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Bridgwater Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bridgewater.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgewater, Ridgway, Bridgman, Bridger, Leadbeater, Brister

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Bridgwater Family Origin

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Bridgwater Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Commission Agent

    33%
  • Harness Maker

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bridgwater family was Harness Maker. The most common Bridgwater occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Bridgwater's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Commission Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bridgwater.

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Bridgwater Historical Records

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Bridgwater Life Expectancy

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Famous Bridgwater Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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