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Bradley Genealogy & History

Bradley is an early medieval locational English name, derived from Old English "bradleah", meaning broad meadow. Although the Bradley family history started in Lancashire where they had a family seat (feudal manor) since ancient times, and the first record de Bradelai in 1170 in Lincolnshire, places named Bradley are throughout England. Variations include Bradleigh, Broadley, Bruidley. James Bradley (1693-1762), astronomer royal, was from Durham, where the family owned Bradley Castle. The Irish Gaelic version of O'Brolachan is found in Tyrone, and the Scottish version Braidie in Roxburghshire. American Bradley genealogy began in 1634 in Maryland. The Bradley motto, "vigilance et audax" means vigilant and bold.


Bradley Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Harland Bradley-- --, 1916August 24,1994IL
B Jill Bradley-- --, 1956August 16,2003ID
C Albert Bradley-- --, 1923April 9,1998MI
D Cameron Bradley-- --, 1916June ,1979PA

Bradley Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Elizabeth Bradley-- --, 1971December 27,2009La Crescenta,CA
F Arlene Bradley-- --, 1921March 29,2002Lithonia,GA
G Clinton Bradley-- --, 1910May ,1982Wallingford,PA
H Douglas Bradley-- --, 1920March 1,2005Wrightwood,CA

Bradley Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
David BradleyLois WeathersJuly 20,1937Wake, NC
Eugene BradleyEvelyn GossSeptember 8,1933Wake, NC
George BradleyLinda StacyMay 16,1935Wake, NC
Neil BradleyHattie HowardJanuary 13,1931Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Bradley

186th: Wheeler187th: Hudson
188th: Morrison189th: Hawkins
190th: Greene191st: Riley
192nd: Lawrence193rd: Schneider
194th: Lynch195th: Nguyen

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