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Brockway Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English broke ‘brook’ + weye ‘way’, ‘road’.

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


Similar surnames: Broadway, Brockman, Brock, Brockmann, Brocker, Brockett, Bradway

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Brockway Family Origin

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Brockway Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Gardener

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brockway family was Carpenter. The most common Brockway occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 6% of Brockway's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Gardener and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockway.

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Brockway Historical Records

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Brockway Life Expectancy

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