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Brickman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish brik ‘bridge’ (altered by folk etymology in English-speaking countries as if derived from English brick) + man ‘man’; possibly an ornamental name or an occupational name for a bridge keeper. Compare Bruckman. Altered spelling of German Brückmann ‘bridge keeper’ (see Bruckman). Altered spelling of Slovenian Bricman, derived from an old personal name Bric (Latin Bricius or Brictius; see Brice) + the suffix -man, German -mann.

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


Similar surnames: Bruckman, Backman, Dickman, Hickman, Rickman, Brockman, Beckman

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Brickman Family Origin

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Brickman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brickman. The most common Brickman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Brickman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brickman family was Cabinet Maker.

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Brickman Life Expectancy

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