When Nora Bradley was born in March 1892, in Swain, North Carolina, United States, her father, Andrew G Bradley, was 40 and her mother, Minerva J. Conner, was 33. She lived in Oconalufty Township, Swain, North Carolina, United States in 1900.
English: habitational name from any of the many places throughout England named Bradley, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.
Scottish: habitational name from Braidlie in Roxburghshire.
Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Brolcháin ‘descendant of Brolacháin’, a diminutive of the personal name Brólach, compare Brawley . This was a learned family.