Broadstone Family History

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Broadstone Name Meaning

Possibly English, a variant of Bradstone, which is probably a topographic name from Old English brad ‘broad’ + stan ‘stone’. Alternatively, it may be a translation of a name with similar meaning from some other language, for example the German habitational name Breitenstein, from any of various places so named.

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


Similar surnames: Broadstreet, Goldstone, Blackstone, Royston, Broxton, Bradstreet

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Broadstone Family Origin

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Broadstone Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cupalo Tender

    7%
  • Day Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Broadstone family was Day Laborer. The most common Broadstone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Broadstone's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cupalo Tender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broadstone.

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Broadstone Life Expectancy

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