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Bracker Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle Low German braken ‘to plow fallow land’ or from braken ‘to crush flax’. Possibly an altered spelling of Swiss German Bracher. Swiss German (Bräcker): variant of Brägger (see Brager).

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


Similar surnames: Bricker, Bracken, Kracker, Blacker, Brocker, Backer, Brucker, Braker

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Bracker Family Origin

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Bracker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Barr Keeper

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Bracker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Bracker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Barr Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bracker. A less common occupation for the Bracker family was Blacksmith.

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Bracker Historical Records

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Bracker Life Expectancy

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