Brodie Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Brodie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Brodie Castle in Moray. The place name is probably from Gaelic brothach ‘muddy place’ rather than bruthach ‘steep place’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogie, Bodle, Bode, Bodin, Brody, Broadie, Bodi, Rodio, Broda, Rode

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Brodie Family Origin

Where is the Brodie family from?

SHOW MORE

Brodie Family Occupations

What did your Brodie ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Tailor

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, the most common Brodie occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Brodie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brodie family was Annuitant. Farmer, Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brodie.

Source: Census data for Brodie | Data not to scale

Brodie Historical Records

What Brodie family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Brodie ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Brodie

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Brodie Life Expectancy

What is the average Brodie lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brodie 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Brodie Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name