Bransfield Family History

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Bransfield Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from a farm so named in the Strathclyde region of Scotland, south of Glasgow.

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


Similar surnames: Stansfield, Dransfield, Brinsfield, Brassfield, Banfield, Bradfield

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Bransfield Family Origin

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Bransfield Family Occupations

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  • Boarding House Keeper

    17%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    17%
  • Laborer In Ship Yard

    17%
  • Mariner (M S)

    17%

In 1881, Boarding House Keeper, Bricklayers Labourer and Laborer In Ship Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bransfield. A less common occupation for the Bransfield family was Mariner (M S). The most common Bransfield occupation in the UK was Boarding House Keeper. 17% of Bransfield's were Boarding House Keepers.

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Bransfield Historical Records

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Bransfield Life Expectancy

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