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Brickel Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German and Swiss German Brückel, Brückl, a topographic name for someone who lived by a small bridge, from a diminutive of Middle High German brücke ‘bridge’. South German: nickname perhaps for a stocky, squat person, related to the word Bröckel, a diminutive of Brocken ‘chunk’.

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

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Brickel Family Origin

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Brickel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brickel. A less common occupation for the Brickel family was Blacksmith. The most common Brickel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Brickel's were Farmers.

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Brickel Historical Records

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Brickel Life Expectancy

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