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Brickner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish brik ‘bridge’ (altered by folk etymology in English-speaking countries as if derived from English brick) + the suffix -ner; possibly an ornamental name or an occupational name for a bridge keeper. Compare Bruckner. Altered spelling of German Brückner (see Bruckner).

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


Similar surnames: Bruckner, Brickman, Bricker, Brickler, Brucker, Brueckner, Bicker

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Brickner Family Origin

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Brickner Family Occupations

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  • Clerk (Corn Merchants)

    50%
  • Tinman & Gas Fitter

    50%

In 1881, the most common Brickner occupation in the UK was Clerk (Corn Merchants). 50% of Brickner's were Clerk (Corn Merchants)s. Clerk (Corn Merchants) and Tinman & Gas Fitter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brickner.

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Brickner Historical Records

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Brickner Life Expectancy

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