Bradsher Family History

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Bradsher Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; possibly an old variant spelling of English Bradshaw or Bratcher; alternatively, it may be an altered spelling of the German occupational name Bretscher (see Bratcher).

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

Similar surnames: Brasher, Bradner, Bratcher, Brasier, Bracker, Bruster, Brader

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Bradsher Family Origin

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Bradsher Family Occupations

What did your Bradsher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bradsher. A less common occupation for the Bradsher family was Dentist. The most common Bradsher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Bradsher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Dentist


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Bradsher Historical Records

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Bradsher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bradsher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Bradsher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bradsher in 1951 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

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