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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

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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.

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  • File Cutter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, 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. A less common occupation for the Bramhall family was Labourer.

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Bramhall Historical Records

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Bramhall Life Expectancy

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