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Where is the Brackett family from?
You can see how Brackett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Brackett family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Brackett families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 121 Brackett families living in Maine. This was about 44% of all the recorded Brackett's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Brackett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Brackett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brackett. 16% of Brackett men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Brackett women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brackett were Truck Driver and Waitress.