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New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Broomfield surname or get a copy of the Broomfield family Crest (a great gift idea!).

"BROOMFIELD. Local. A common place name in CD. Three persons of the name are recorded in Edinburgh (Edinb. Marr.). James Broomfield, tenant in Hiltoun-hill, 1749 (Louder). Bromfield 1655. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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