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Brinkmeyer Name Meaning

North German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose farm was on the edge of low-lying grazing land, Middle Low German brinc (see Brink).

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


Similar surnames: Brockmeyer, Brandmeyer, Springmeyer, Eickmeyer, Brunmeier, Bredemeier

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Brinkmeyer Family Origin

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Brinkmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Brinkmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brinkmeyer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brinkmeyer. The most common Brinkmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 8% of Brinkmeyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Saloon Keeper

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Brinkmeyer Historical Records

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Brinkmeyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Brinkmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Brinkmeyer in 1955 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

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