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Braughton Family History

Braughton Name Meaning
English: probably a variant spelling of Broughton.

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

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5,167 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
606 Military Records
349 Immigration Records
9,111 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Braughton Families

  • Number of Braughton families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Braughton families
     37 - 71
     13 - 36
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Braughton last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Braughton census records

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Braughton Family Origin

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Braughton Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Braughton

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Braughton Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Braughton census records

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Braughton Civil War Service Records

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