Bradsher Family History

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Bradsher Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; possibly an old variant spelling of English Bradshaw or Bratcher; alternatively, it may be an altered spelling of the German occupational name Bretscher (see Bratcher).

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


Similar surnames: Brasher, Bradner, Bratcher, Brasier, Bracker, Bruster, Brader

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Bradsher Family Origin

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Bradsher Family Occupations

What did your Bradsher ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Electrical Fitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bradsher. 50% of Bradsher men worked as an Electrical Fitter and 40% of Bradsher women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bradsher were Pensioner Li and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Electrical Fitter
    50%
  • Pensioner Li
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Ladies Hairdresser
    20%
  • Ship Ass i
    20%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bradsher Historical Records

What Bradsher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bradsher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bradsher 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 269 immigration records available for the last name Bradsher. 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 Bradsher. For the veterans among your Bradsher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bradsher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bradsher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bradsher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bradsher in 1951 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bradsher

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