Bryght Family History

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Bryght 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: Bright, Wright, Bracht, Brecht, Ebright, Bryant, Brugh, Blight

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Bryght Family Origin

Where is the Bryght family from?

Bryght Family Occupations

What did your Bryght ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dry Goods Clerk and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bryght. The most common Bryght occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Clerk. 50% of Bryght's were Dry Goods Clerks.

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  • Dry Goods Clerk

  • Farmer


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

Bryght Historical Records

What Bryght family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23 census records available for the last name Bryght. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bryght 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 Bryght. 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 4 military records available for the last name Bryght. For the veterans among your Bryght ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bryght Life Expectancy

What is the average Bryght lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2004, in the United States, Bryght life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Bryght in 1979 was 65, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bryght

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bryght 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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