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Bridgett Name Meaning

English and Irish: perhaps, as MacLysaght suggests, a shortened form of the Welsh patronymic ap Richard, assimilated to the name of one of the patron saints of Ireland. In England the name is found chiefly in the Midlands. It has been recorded in Ireland (chiefly Ulster) since the 17th century.

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

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Bridgett Family Origin

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Bridgett Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    39%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Coachmaker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bridgett family was Coachmaker. Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridgett. The most common Bridgett occupation in the USA was Laborer. 39% of Bridgett's were Laborers.

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Bridgett Life Expectancy

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