Broyford Family History

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Broyford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bradford, Rayford, Byford, Crofford, Branford, Croxford, Braford

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Broyford Family Origin

Where is the Broyford family from?

Broyford Family Occupations

What did your Broyford ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Broyford. 50% of Broyford men worked as a Builders Bricklayer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Bricklayer
  • Horseman On Farm

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Broyford Historical Records

What Broyford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 38 census records available for the last name Broyford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broyford 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Broyford. 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 Broyford. For the veterans among your Broyford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broyford Life Expectancy

What is the average Broyford lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broyford 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broyford

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