Brisker Family History

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Brisker Name Meaning

English: variant of Briscoe. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Yiddish brisker ‘native or inhabitant of brisk’ (see Brisk).

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


Similar surnames: Bricker, Brucker, Brisk, Briskey, Brickner, Bresler, Risher, Lisker

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Brisker Family Origin

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Brisker Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    14%
  • Boot Maker

    14%
  • Laborer Ag

    14%
  • Match Manufact Employing 18 Hands

    14%

In 1881, the most common Brisker occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoe Maker. 14% of Brisker's were Boot & Shoe Makers. A less common occupation for the Brisker family was Match Manufact Employing 18 Hands. Boot & Shoe Maker, Boot Maker and Laborer Ag were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brisker.

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Brisker Historical Records

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Brisker Life Expectancy

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