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Brodie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Brodie Castle in Moray. The place name is probably from Gaelic brothach ‘muddy place’ rather than bruthach ‘steep place’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogie, Bodle, Bode, Bodin, Brody, Broadie, Bodi, Rodio, Broda, Rode

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Brodie Family Origin

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Brodie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Clerk

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Going To School

    4%

In 1881, the most common Brodie occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Brodie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brodie family was Going To School. Farmer, Clerk and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brodie.

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Brodie Historical Records

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Brodie Life Expectancy

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