Brailsford Family History
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Brailsford Name Meaning
English (East Midlands): habitational name from a place in Derbyshire named Brailsford, possibly from an Old English word brægels, a metathesized form of bærgels, itself a byform of byrgels ‘tumulus’, ‘barrow’, + ford ‘ford’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bransford, Bradford, Beresford, Branford, Rainford, Bassford, Milford