Brayshaw Family History

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Brayshaw Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Yorkshire): variant of Bradshaw.

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


Similar surnames: Bradshaw, Braham, Renshaw, Baynham, Ramshaw, Branham, Ranshaw

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Brayshaw Family Origin

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Brayshaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Loom Weaver

    17%
  • Oil Cloth Grainer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Brayshaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brayshaw's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brayshaw family was Oil Cloth Grainer. Farmer, Keeping House and Loom Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brayshaw.

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Brayshaw Historical Records

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Brayshaw Life Expectancy

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