Bransfield Family History

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Bransfield Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from a farm so named in the Strathclyde region of Scotland, south of Glasgow.

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


Similar surnames: Stansfield, Dransfield, Brinsfield, Brassfield, Banfield, Bradfield

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Bransfield Family Origin

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Bransfield Family Occupations

What did your Bransfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, House Keeping, Keeping House and Quarryman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bransfield. A less common occupation for the Bransfield family was At Home. The most common Bransfield occupation in the USA was House Keeping. 11% of Bransfield's were House Keepings.

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  • House Keeping

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Quarryman

    11%
  • At Home

    5%

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

Bransfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bransfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bransfield 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 Bransfield. 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 Bransfield. For the veterans among your Bransfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bransfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Bransfield lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bransfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Bransfield in 1956 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bransfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bransfield 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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