Bryden Family History
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Bryden Name Meaning
probably a habitational name from a place now lost. The surname is most common in southwestern Scotland. Reaney suggests that it is a metonymic occupational name for a bridle maker, from Old French bridon ‘bridle’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dryden, Ryden, Broden, Boyden, Breden, Bowden, Roden, Braden, Arden