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Brougham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria named Brougham, from Old English burh ‘fortress’ + ham ‘homestead’. The pronunciation is ‘broo-um’.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgham, Brough, Brigham, Hougham, Burham, Branham, Crookham, Braham

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Brougham Family Origin

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Brougham Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Brougham occupation in Canada was Spinster. 100% of Brougham's were Spinsters.

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  • Spinster

    100%

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Brougham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brougham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brougham 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brougham. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brougham. For the veterans among your Brougham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brougham Life Expectancy

What is the average Brougham lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Brougham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Brougham in 1957 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brougham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brougham 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.

Famous Brougham Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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