Brummett Family History

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Brummett Name Meaning

English: Reaney identifies this surname as a variant of the habitational name Broomhead, from a locality in Hallamshire, now part of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, so named with Old English brom ‘broom’ or bromig ‘growing with broom’ + Old English heafod ‘headland’. In England the name is more commonly spelled Brummitt.

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

Similar surnames: Brett, Truett, Brummitt, Bramlett, Brummet, Emmett, Brundrett

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Brummett Family Origin

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Brummett Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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In 1880, the most common Brummett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Brummett's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brummett. A less common occupation for the Brummett family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Brummett | Data not to scale

Brummett Historical Records

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Brummett Life Expectancy

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