Bridenbaugh Family History

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Bridenbaugh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the German habitational name Breidenbach, a variant of Breitenbach.

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

Similar surnames: Bedenbaugh, Rodenbaugh, Bolenbaugh, Redenbaugh, Hixenbaugh

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Bridenbaugh Family Origin

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Bridenbaugh Family Occupations

What did your Bridenbaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bridenbaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bridenbaugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridenbaugh. A less common occupation for the Bridenbaugh family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Brewer

  • Carpenter


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

Bridenbaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bridenbaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bridenbaugh 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Bridenbaugh. 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 331 military records available for the last name Bridenbaugh. For the veterans among your Bridenbaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bridenbaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Bridenbaugh lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bridenbaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bridenbaugh in 1961 was 59, and 67 in 2004.

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