Brocker Family History

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Brocker Name Meaning

North German (Bröcker): topographic name for someone who lived by a swamp, from Middle Low German brook ‘bog’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Bricker, Bracker, Brooker, Brucker, Rocker, Boeker, Recker, Broeker

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Brocker Family Origin

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Brocker Family Occupations

What did your Brocker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brocker family was Ironer. The most common Brocker occupation in the UK was Cook Domestic Servant. 20% of Brocker's were Cook Domestic Servants. Cook Domestic Servant, Gardener Dom Serv and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brocker.

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  • Cook Domestic Servant

    20%
  • Gardener Dom Serv

    20%
  • General Laborer

    20%
  • Ironer

    20%

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

Brocker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Brocker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brocker. 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 Brocker. For the veterans among your Brocker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brocker Life Expectancy

What is the average Brocker lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Brocker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Brocker in 1946 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brocker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brocker 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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