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Brookins Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, from a derivative of Old English broc ‘stream’ (see Brook). In Britain the form Brooking is much commoner.

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


Similar surnames: Brooker, Brookes, Brooking, Burkins, Brooks, Boykin, Botkin, Hopkins

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Brookins Family Origin

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Brookins Family Occupations

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In 1881, General Lab and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brookins. The most common Brookins occupation in the UK was General Lab. 50% of Brookins's were General Labs.

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  • General Lab

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Brookins Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Brookins ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Brookins Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Brookins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Brookins in 1945 was 61, and 68 in 2004.

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Famous Brookins Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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