Brockett Family History

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Brockett Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place called Brocket in Ayrshire. Scottish and English: from Middle English bro(c)ket, a term denoting a stag in its second year with its first horns (diminutive of Old French brock), probably applied as a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Crockett, Brackett, Beckett, Cockett, Prickett, Hackett, Stockett

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Brockett Family Origin

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Brockett Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Gardener

    4%

In 1881, Carpenter, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockett. A less common occupation for the Brockett family was Gardener. The most common Brockett occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Brockett's were Carpenters.

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Brockett Life Expectancy

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