Brinkworth Family History

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Brinkworth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Wiltshire named Brinkworth, from the Old English personal name Brynca + worð ‘enclosed settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Ainsworth, Silkworth, Hainsworth, Burnworth, Bedsworth, Bloodworth

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Brinkworth Family Origin

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Brinkworth Family Occupations

What did your Brinkworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brinkworth family was Shoemaker. The most common Brinkworth occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Brinkworth's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brinkworth.

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  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Baker

    2%
  • Shoemaker

    2%

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

Brinkworth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brinkworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brinkworth 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 Brinkworth. 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 Brinkworth. For the veterans among your Brinkworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brinkworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Brinkworth lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brinkworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Brinkworth in 1958 was 50, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brinkworth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brinkworth 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.

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