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Brittingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Norfolk and Suffolk, named Brettenham, from Old English Bretta ‘of the Britons’ (genitive of Brettas) + tun ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Whittingham, Brantingham, Cottingham, Brigham, Gillingham, Nottingham

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Brittingham Family Origin

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Brittingham Family Occupations

What did your Brittingham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brittingham occupation in the UK was Licensed Vitular. 100% of Brittingham's were Licensed Vitulars.

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  • Licensed Vitular

    100%

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Brittingham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brittingham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brittingham 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 Brittingham. 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 Brittingham. For the veterans among your Brittingham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brittingham Life Expectancy

What is the average Brittingham lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Brittingham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1945. The average life expectancy for Brittingham in 1942 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brittingham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brittingham 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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