Bredin Family History

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Bredin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Bhrídín, diminutive form of Mac Giolla Bhrighde ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Brighid’ (see McBride). This name was once found in an ecclesiastical family in County Down, but it has not survived in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Brewin, Brain, Braden, Breen, Breden, Bein, Edin, Fredin, Brodin

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Bredin Family Origin

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Bredin Family Occupations

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  • Corn Merchant

    20%
  • House Keeper

    20%
  • Physician & Surgeon

    20%
  • Surgeon

    20%

In 1881, Corn Merchant, House Keeper and Physician & Surgeon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bredin. A less common occupation for the Bredin family was Surgeon. The most common Bredin occupation in the UK was Corn Merchant. 20% of Bredin's were Corn Merchants.

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Bredin Historical Records

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Bredin Life Expectancy

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