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Brassington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire, which is probably named as ‘the settlement (Old English tun) associated with a man named Brandsige’. Brandsige, composed of the elements brand ‘sword’ + sige ‘victory’, is not attested as an Old English personal name, but seems plausible.

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


Similar surnames: Washington, Barrington, Babington, Wallington, Warrington, Darlington

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Brassington Family Origin

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Brassington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brassington. The most common Brassington occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Brassington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brassington family was Agricultural Labourer.

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