Last name: BRADEN

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BRADEN : This last name is indexed 27,506 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BRADEN : 1: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bradáin ‘descendant of Bradán’ a personal name meaning ‘salmon’. The Gaelic name was sometimes translated into English as Salmon or Fisher.2: English: perhaps a habitational name from Broadham in Singleton (Sussex) named with Old English brād ‘broad’ + hamm ‘water meadow’.3: English: alternatively it may be from Braydon Forest in Wiltshire recorded as Braden(e) Braddene Braddon Breden and Bredon in the medieval period.

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