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Delbridge Name Meaning

English: topographic or metonymic occupational name, a variant of Bridge, with fused Anglo-Norman French article and preposition del (‘of the’). Partly Americanized form of German Delbrück, a habitational name from any of several places named Dellbrücke, in Schleswig-Holstein, near Paderborn, and near Cologne. The place name denotes a boarded crossing through swampy terrain.

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


Similar surnames: Bridge, Cambridge, Corbridge, Walbridge, Partridge, Ashbridge

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Delbridge Family Origin

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Delbridge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Mason

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delbridge. A less common occupation for the Delbridge family was Carpenter. The most common Delbridge occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Delbridge's were Farmers.

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