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Brummett Family History

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. RW.

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

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265 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Brummett Families

  • Number of Brummett families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brummett families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Brummett last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Brummett Family Origin

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Brummett Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Brummett

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Brummett Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Brummett Civil War Service Records

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