Bransford Family History

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Bransford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Worcestershire, named Bransford, from Old English brægen ‘hill’ + ford ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Branford, Brailsford, Cranford, Lansford, Bassford, Hansford

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Bransford Family Origin

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Bransford Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    33%
  • Scalemaker (Measing App)

    33%
  • Umbrella Maker

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bransford family was Umbrella Maker. Boot & Shoe Maker and Scalemaker (Measing App) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bransford. The most common Bransford occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoe Maker. 33% of Bransford's were Boot & Shoe Makers.

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Bransford Historical Records

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Bransford Life Expectancy

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