Brookhouse Family History

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Brookhouse Name Meaning

English: topographic name for a house by a stream, from Middle English brok(e) ‘brook’ + hous ‘house’. Americanized form of German Brockhaus.

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

Similar surnames: Brockhouse, Brickhouse, Stonehouse, Greenhouse, Barnhouse, Parkhouse

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Brookhouse Family Origin

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Brookhouse Family Occupations

What did your Brookhouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Motor Mechanic and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brookhouse. 4% of Brookhouse men worked as a Motor Mechanic and 48% of Brookhouse women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brookhouse were Farm Carter and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Motor Mechanic
  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Farm Carter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Household Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Brookhouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Brookhouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brookhouse 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 349 immigration records available for the last name Brookhouse. 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 588 military records available for the last name Brookhouse. For the veterans among your Brookhouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brookhouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Brookhouse lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Brookhouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Brookhouse in 1961 was 55, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brookhouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brookhouse 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.

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