Brougham Family History

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Brougham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria named Brougham, from Old English burh ‘fortress’ + ham ‘homestead’. The pronunciation is ‘broo-um’.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgham, Brough, Brigham, Hougham, Burham, Branham, Crookham, Braham

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Brougham Family Origin

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Brougham Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Barrister At Law Not In Practise Registrar London Bankruptcy Crts

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brougham family was Barrister At Law Not In Practise Registrar London Bankruptcy Crts. The most common Brougham occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Brougham's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brougham.

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Brougham Historical Records

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Brougham Life Expectancy

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