Breckinridge Family History

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Breckinridge Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and English Breckenridge.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Breckenridge, Brackenridge, Brownridge, Brundidge, Blacklidge

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Breckinridge Family Origin

Where is the Breckinridge family from?

Breckinridge Family Occupations

What did your Breckinridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Breckinridge occupation in the UK was Brewers Coml Traveller. 25% of Breckinridge's were Brewers Coml Travellers. A less common occupation for the Breckinridge family was Master Joiner. Brewers Coml Traveller, Draper and House Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breckinridge.

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  • Brewers Coml Traveller

    25%
  • Draper

    25%
  • House Painter

    25%
  • Master Joiner

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Breckinridge ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Breckinridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Breckinridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breckinridge census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Breckinridge. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Breckinridge. For the veterans among your Breckinridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breckinridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Breckinridge lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Breckinridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Breckinridge in 1964 was 47, and 92 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breckinridge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breckinridge ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Breckinridge Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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