Brackett Family History

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Brackett Name Meaning

English: from Middle English, Old French brachet, denoting a type of hound. The word was also used as a term of abuse.

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


Similar surnames: Brockett, Crockett, Bracken, Brack, Baskett, Blackett, Beckett

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Brackett Family Origin

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Brackett Family Occupations

What did your Brackett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brackett family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brackett. The most common Brackett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Brackett's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Brackett Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Brackett ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Brackett Life Expectancy

What is the average Brackett lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Brackett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Brackett in 1940 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

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