Brydon Family History

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Brydon Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Bryden.

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


Similar surnames: Bryon, Briden, Brison, Bryson, Breon, Breden, Leydon, Brogdon, Bardon

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Brydon Family Origin

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Brydon Family Occupations

What did your Brydon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Shepherd, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brydon. The most common Brydon occupation in the UK was Shepherd. 7% of Brydon's were Shepherds. A less common occupation for the Brydon family was Joiner.

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  • Shepherd

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Joiner

    2%

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

Brydon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brydon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brydon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Brydon

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brydon. 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 Brydon. For the veterans among your Brydon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brydon Life Expectancy

What is the average Brydon lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Brydon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Brydon in 1946 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brydon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brydon 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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