Broomhall Family History

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Broomhall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place called Broomhall, most probably the one in Cheshire, which takes its name from Old English brom ‘broom’, ‘gorse’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘hollow’.

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

Similar surnames: Bramhall, Bromwell, Broyhill, Broom, Bonsall, Bramwell, Brockwell

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Broomhall Family Origin

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Broomhall Family Occupations

What did your Broomhall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, School and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Broomhall. The most common Broomhall occupation in Canada was School. 67% of Broomhall's were Schools.

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  • School

  • Clerk


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Broomhall ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Broomhall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Broomhall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broomhall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Broomhall. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 831 military records available for the last name Broomhall. For the veterans among your Broomhall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broomhall Life Expectancy

What is the average Broomhall lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Broomhall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Broomhall in 1962 was 77, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broomhall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broomhall ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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