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Brightbill Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Brechbühl or the variant Brächtbühl (see Brechbill).

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


Similar surnames: Brechbill, Brackbill, Brakebill, Brechbiel, Beightol, Graybill

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Brightbill Family Origin

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Brightbill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brightbill. A less common occupation for the Brightbill family was Farming. The most common Brightbill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Brightbill's were Farmers.

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Brightbill Historical Records

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Brightbill Life Expectancy

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