Bridgwater Family History

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Bridgwater Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bridgewater.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgewater, Ridgway, Bridgman, Bridger, Leadbeater, Brister

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Bridgwater Family Origin

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Bridgwater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Nail Maker

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bridgwater occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Bridgwater's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bridgwater family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Nail Maker and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridgwater.

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Bridgwater Historical Records

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Bridgwater Life Expectancy

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