Branham Family History

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Branham Name Meaning

English: habitational name, possibly from Bramham in West Yorkshire or Brantham in Suffolk. The first is named with Old English brom ‘broom’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘river meadow’; the second is from the Old English personal name Branta + ham or hamm.

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


Similar surnames: Braham, Bradham, Burnham, Benham, Barham, Grantham, Basham, Canham

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Branham Family Origin

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Branham Family Occupations

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  • Housekeeper

    15%
  • Engine Driver At Brewery

    8%
  • Flax Spinner

    8%
  • Foreman Of Smiths H M Dockyd (S H B)

    8%

In 1881, the most common Branham occupation in the UK was Housekeeper. 15% of Branham's were Housekeepers. Housekeeper, Engine Driver At Brewery and Flax Spinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Branham. A less common occupation for the Branham family was Foreman Of Smiths H M Dockyd (S H B).

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Branham Historical Records

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Branham Life Expectancy

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