Bradwell Family History

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Bradwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place named Bradwell, of which there are examples in Buckinghamshire, Derbyshire, Essex, Somerset, Suffolk, and elsewhere, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Broadwell, Bridwell, Bramwell, Bagwell, Bracewell, Banwell, Chadwell

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Bradwell Family Origin

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Bradwell Family Occupations

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

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  • Lead Miner

    15%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Bradwell occupation in the UK was Lead Miner. 15% of Bradwell's were Lead Miners. Lead Miner, Coal Miner and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradwell. A less common occupation for the Bradwell family was Grocer.

Source: Census data for Bradwell | Data not to scale

Bradwell Historical Records

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Bradwell Life Expectancy

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