Brookens Family History

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Brookens Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brookins.

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


Similar surnames: Brookes, Brookings, Brooke, Brooking, Brookins, Crooke, Bowens

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Brookens Family Origin

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Brookens Family Occupations

What did your Brookens ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Pit Joiner and Woollen Power Loom Tuner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brookens. The most common Brookens occupation in the UK was Pit Joiner. 50% of Brookens's were Pit Joiners.

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  • Pit Joiner

    50%
  • Woollen Power Loom Tuner

    50%

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

Brookens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brookens Life Expectancy

What is the average Brookens lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Brookens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Brookens in 1960 was 25, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brookens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brookens 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.

Famous Brookens Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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