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Westbrook Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Westbrook, for example in Berkshire, Kent, and the Isle of Wight, from Old English west ‘west’ + broc ‘brook’. Altered spelling of Dutch Westbroek, a habitational name from a place so named near Utrecht.

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


Similar surnames: Benbrook, Westby, Seabrook, Westrope, Westwood, Westrup, Westbury

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Westbrook Family Origin

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Westbrook Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Westbrook occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Westbrook's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Westbrook family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westbrook.

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