Brittingham Family History

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Brittingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Norfolk and Suffolk, named Brettenham, from Old English Bretta ‘of the Britons’ (genitive of Brettas) + tun ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Whittingham, Brantingham, Cottingham, Brigham, Gillingham, Nottingham

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Brittingham Family Origin

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Brittingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brittingham family was Carpenter. The most common Brittingham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Brittingham's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brittingham.

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Brittingham Historical Records

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Brittingham Life Expectancy

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