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Origins of the Bramford surname

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About the Bramfords

We have a total number of 1289 records for people with the last name Bramford.

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Where do most Bramfords live?

In 1921, most Bramfords lived in East Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Bramfords

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You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,210 records for the Bramford surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Bramfords most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Bramford first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Bramfords

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bramfords in 1921


House Servant


General Servant Domestic


Labourers Wife


House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Bramfords in 1921
Agricultural Labourer




Farm Labourer






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