Brockschmidt Family History

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Brockschmidt Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a smith (see Schmidt) who lived by a bog, Middle Low German brook.

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


Similar surnames: Reinschmidt, Brockmann, Brockhoff, Bockholt, Hammerschmidt

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Brockschmidt Family Origin

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Brockschmidt Family Occupations

What did your Brockschmidt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brockschmidt family was Bookkeeper. Keeping House, Black Smith and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockschmidt. The most common Brockschmidt occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Brockschmidt's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Black Smith

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%

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Brockschmidt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brockschmidt Life Expectancy

What is the average Brockschmidt lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brockschmidt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brockschmidt in 1961 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

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