Breeden Family History

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Breeden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dun. Americanized form of German Breden.

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


Similar surnames: Breden, Creedon, Breese, Brenden, Brogden, Breed, Branden, Brekken

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Breeden Family Origin

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Breeden Family Occupations

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

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  • Farrier

    8%
  • Gas Fitter

    8%
  • Cricket Bat Maker

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Breeden family was Blacksmith. Farrier, Gas Fitter and Cricket Bat Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breeden. The most common Breeden occupation in the UK was Farrier. 8% of Breeden's were Farriers.

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Breeden Historical Records

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Breeden Life Expectancy

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