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Braham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Braham, in Cambridgeshire and West Yorkshire, both probably named with Old English brom ‘broom’ + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘flood plain’, ‘water meadow’. Jewish: reduced variant of Abraham.

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

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Braham Family Origin

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Braham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Advertizing

    3%

In 1880, the most common Braham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Braham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Braham family was Advertizing. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braham.

Source: Census data for Braham | Data not to scale

Braham Historical Records

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Braham Life Expectancy

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Famous Braham Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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