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Brooking Name Meaning

English: variant of Brookins. This is the most frequent form of the surname in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Brookings, Brookins, Brookens, Bowling, Rolling, Bodkin, Boykin

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Brooking Family Origin

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Brooking Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Brooking occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Brooking's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Tailor and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brooking. A less common occupation for the Brooking family was Farm Labourer.

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Brooking Historical Records

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Brooking Life Expectancy

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