Bramhall Family History

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Bramhall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire) and Sheffield, South Yorkshire, named with Old English brom ‘broom’ + halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’. See also Bramwell.

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


Similar surnames: Bramwell, Broomhall, Braham, Bagnall, Branham, Benthall, Bromwell

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Bramhall Family Origin

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Bramhall Family Occupations

What did your Bramhall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bramhall family was Labourer. File Cutter, Coal Miner and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bramhall. The most common Bramhall occupation in the UK was File Cutter. 3% of Bramhall's were File Cutters.

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  • File Cutter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

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

Bramhall Historical Records

What Bramhall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bramhall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bramhall 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bramhall. 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 Bramhall. For the veterans among your Bramhall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bramhall Life Expectancy

What is the average Bramhall lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bramhall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bramhall in 1947 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bramhall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bramhall ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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