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Brading Name Meaning

English (Hampshire and the Isle of Wight): habitational name from a place on the Isle of Wight named Brading, from Old English brerd ‘hillside’ + -ingas ‘dwellers at’, i.e. ‘(settlement of) the dwellers on the hillside’.

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


Similar surnames: Fearing, Reading, Bolding, Balding, Boeding, Branting, Radin, Nearing

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Brading Family Origin

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Brading Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    8%
  • Laundress

    6%
  • Joiner

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brading family was Carpenter. The most common Brading occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 8% of Brading's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Laundress and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brading.

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Brading Historical Records

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Brading Life Expectancy

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