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Broady Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various minor places called Broad(e)y, named with Old English brad ‘broad’ + (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’. habitational name from a place named as ‘broad island’, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + eg ‘island’. There is a district of Stafford so named, on the western edge of the medieval town.

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


Similar surnames: Broadway, Broad, Grody, Brody, Bray, Braddy, Broaden, Brawdy, Body

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Broady Family Origin

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Broady Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Housekeeper

    4%
  • (E&M) Pattern Maker To Engineers

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Broady family was (E&M) Pattern Maker To Engineers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broady. The most common Broady occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Broady's were Farmers.

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