Broomhead Family History

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Broomhead Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Broomhead, now a district of Sheffield.

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


Similar surnames: Broomhall, Broomfield, Woodhead, Broadhead, Bromwell, Boustead

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Broomhead Family Origin

Where is the Broomhead family from?

Broomhead Family Occupations

What did your Broomhead ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Broomhead | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

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

Broomhead Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Broomhead Life Expectancy

What is the average Broomhead lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Broomhead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Broomhead in 1963 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broomhead

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broomhead 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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