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Bringhurst Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name, probably from a place in Leicestershire, England, called Bringhurst. This was named in Old English with Br¯ninga + hyrst ‘wooded hill’, i.e. ‘wooded hill on lands associated with someone called Br¯ni’.

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


Similar surnames: Longhurst, Broadhurst, Crowhurst, Whitehurst, Blackhurst, Bathurst

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Bringhurst Family Origin

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Bringhurst Family Occupations

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  • Housekeeper

    50%
  • No Profession

    50%

In 1881, Housekeeper and No Profession were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bringhurst. The most common Bringhurst occupation in the UK was Housekeeper. 50% of Bringhurst's were Housekeepers.

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