Braughton Family History

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Braughton Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Broughton.

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


Similar surnames: Broughton, Laughton, Daughton, Haughton, Oughton, Bragdon, Creighton

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Braughton Family Origin

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Braughton Family Occupations

What did your Braughton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Braughton family was Dock Cooper. The most common Braughton occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoemaker. 11% of Braughton's were Boot & Shoemakers. Boot & Shoemaker, Butcher and Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braughton.

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  • Boot & Shoemaker

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Coachman

    11%
  • Dock Cooper

    11%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Braughton ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Braughton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Braughton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Braughton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Braughton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Braughton. For the veterans among your Braughton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Braughton Life Expectancy

What is the average Braughton lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Braughton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Braughton in 1949 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Braughton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Braughton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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