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Brickner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish brik ‘bridge’ (altered by folk etymology in English-speaking countries as if derived from English brick) + the suffix -ner; possibly an ornamental name or an occupational name for a bridge keeper. Compare Bruckner. Altered spelling of German Brückner (see Bruckner).

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


Similar surnames: Bruckner, Brickman, Bricker, Brickler, Brucker, Brueckner, Bicker

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Brickner Family Origin

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Brickner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brickner. The most common Brickner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Brickner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brickner family was Baker.

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Brickner Historical Records

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Brickner Life Expectancy

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