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Bradburn Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Bradbourne in Derbyshire or Brabourne in Kent, both named with Old English brad ‘broad’ + burna ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Bradbury, Chadburn, Redburn, Blackburn, Bradford, Bradner, Rayburn

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Bradburn Family Origin

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Bradburn Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Laundress

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bradburn occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Bradburn's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Bradburn family was Laundress. Coal Miner, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradburn.

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Bradburn Historical Records

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Bradburn Life Expectancy

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