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Brackbill Family History

Brackbill Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Swiss German Brechbühl (see Brechbill).

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

45,397 Historical Documents with Brackbill on Ancestry.com
1,990 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
467 Military Records
87 Immigration Records
2,358 Census and Voter Lists
40,495 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Brackbill Families

  • Number of Brackbill families
     39 - 76
     14 - 38
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brackbill families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Brackbill last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Brackbill Family Origin

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Brackbill Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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