Brodsky Family History

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Brodsky Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Brodský): habitational name for someone from any of numerous places, notably in Bohemia, named Brod, from Slavic brod ‘ford’. Americanized spelling of Polish Brodzki, a habitational name for someone from the various places in Poland called Brody. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Ukrainian: habitational name for someone from Brody, a place in Galicia (now Ukraine), which was an important center of Jewish life up to the time of Hitler

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


Similar surnames: Grodsky, Borofsky, Borski, Brody, Bransky, Wolsky, Barsky, Brouse

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Brodsky Family Origin

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Brodsky Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • R.R. Ticket Agency

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brodsky family was R.R. Ticket Agency. The most common Brodsky occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Brodsky's were Coopers. Cooper, Tailor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brodsky.

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Brodsky Life Expectancy

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