Bradham Family History

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Bradham Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from places in Buckinghamshire and Norfolk named Bradenham, from Old English brad (dative -an) ‘broad’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘river meadow’, ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’.

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


Similar surnames: Braham, Branham, Bridgham, Brigham, Baham, Burcham, Barham, Basham

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Bradham Family Origin

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Bradham Family Occupations

What did your Bradham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradham. The most common Bradham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Bradham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bradham family was Making A Farm.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Making A Farm

    5%

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

Bradham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bradham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bradham 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bradham. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Bradham. For the veterans among your Bradham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bradham Life Expectancy

What is the average Bradham lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bradham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Bradham in 1954 was 42, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bradham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bradham 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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