Biddulph Family History

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Biddulph Name Meaning

English (Midlands): habitational name from a place in Staffordshire, recorded as Bidolf in Domesday Book, from Old English bi ‘beside’ + dylf ‘digging’ (a putative derivative of delfan ‘to dig’), i.e. a mine or quarry.

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


Similar surnames: Delph, Biddick, Liddell, Bidwell, Siddall, Bignell, Buttolph

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Biddulph Family Origin

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Biddulph Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Collier

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Biddulph occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Biddulph's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Collier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biddulph. A less common occupation for the Biddulph family was Bricklayer.

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Biddulph Historical Records

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Biddulph Life Expectancy

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