Broadie Family History

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Broadie Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Brodie. English: variant of Broady.

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

Similar surnames: Brodie, Broadley, Braddy, Bodie, Broadus, Boddie, Brody, Brede

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Broadie Family Origin

Where is the Broadie family from?

Broadie Family Occupations

What did your Broadie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Broadie occupation in the UK was Cotton Dyer. 24% of Broadie's were Cotton Dyers. Cotton Dyer, Blacksmith and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broadie. A less common occupation for the Broadie family was Coal Miner.

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  • Cotton Dyer

  • Blacksmith

  • Charwoman

  • Coal Miner


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

Broadie Historical Records

What Broadie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Broadie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broadie 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 158 immigration records available for the last name Broadie. 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 365 military records available for the last name Broadie. For the veterans among your Broadie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broadie Life Expectancy

What is the average Broadie lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Broadie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Broadie in 1958 was 34, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broadie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broadie 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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