Breakey Family History

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Breakey Name Meaning

English (northwest): unexplained. This name is also fairly frequent in Ireland, notably in Co. Monaghan and adjacent areas, where it has been recorded since the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Berkey, Brake, Reaney, Leakey, Braley, Beckey, Bracey, Bleakney

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Breakey Family Origin

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Breakey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Doctor

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Breakey family was Doctor. Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breakey. The most common Breakey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Breakey's were Farmers.

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Breakey Historical Records

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Breakey Life Expectancy

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