Brecker Family History

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Brecker Name Meaning

German: variant of Brägger (see Brager).

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

Similar surnames: Bracker, Bricker, Broecker, Brucker, Recker, Blecker, Buecker

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Brecker Family Origin

Where is the Brecker family from?

Brecker Family Occupations

What did your Brecker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brecker. A less common occupation for the Brecker family was Hostler. The most common Brecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Brecker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Hostler


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brecker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brecker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Brecker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brecker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 581 immigration records available for the last name Brecker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 788 military records available for the last name Brecker. For the veterans among your Brecker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brecker Life Expectancy

What is the average Brecker lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Brecker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brecker in 1961 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brecker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brecker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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