Brunkhorst Family History

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Brunkhorst Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Brunkhorst, in Gelderland, Netherlands.

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


Similar surnames: Bronkhorst, Bockhorst, Bornhorst, Brandhorst, Bringhurst, Batenhorst

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Brunkhorst Family Origin

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Brunkhorst Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and General Merchandiezer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunkhorst. A less common occupation for the Brunkhorst family was Manufacturer Easthenware. The most common Brunkhorst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brunkhorst's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • General Merchandiezer

    14%
  • Manufacturer Easthenware

    14%

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Brunkhorst Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brunkhorst Life Expectancy

What is the average Brunkhorst lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Brunkhorst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brunkhorst in 1946 was 62, and 71 in 2004.

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