Brickley Family History

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Brickley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, or perhaps a variant of Brackley. Irish (co. Cork): habitational name from the place name Berkeley.

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

Similar surnames: Brackley, Brinkley, Bickley, Reckley, Rackley, Richley, Brickler

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Brickley Family Origin

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Brickley Family Occupations

What did your Brickley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brickley family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brickley. The most common Brickley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Brickley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Brickley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Brickley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brickley 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Brickley. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Brickley. For the veterans among your Brickley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brickley Life Expectancy

What is the average Brickley lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Brickley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Brickley in 1944 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brickley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brickley 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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