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Broadhurst Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place called Broadhurst, for example in Sussex, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Bathurst, Crowhurst, Broaddus, Bringhurst, Blackhurst, Broadstreet

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Broadhurst Family Origin

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Broadhurst Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broadhurst. The most common Broadhurst occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 3% of Broadhurst's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Broadhurst family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Broadhurst Historical Records

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Broadhurst Life Expectancy

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