Badham Family History

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Badham Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: reduced form of the patronymic ap Adam ‘son of Adam’, the spelling having been altered by folk etymology as if from an English place name.

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

Similar surnames: Basham, Bradham, Canham, Odham, Baham, Barham, Maxham, Adam, Oldham

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Badham Family Origin

Where is the Badham family from?

Badham Family Occupations

What did your Badham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Badham family was Farmer. Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badham. The most common Badham occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Badham's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Badham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Badham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Badham 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 Badham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Badham. For the veterans among your Badham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Badham Life Expectancy

What is the average Badham lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Badham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Badham in 1956 was 58, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Badham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Badham 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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