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Brobeck Name Meaning

German: variant of Brotbeck, an occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German brot ‘bread’ + beck ‘baker’. Probably a respelling of Swedish Brobäck, an ornamental name composed of the elements bro ‘bridge’ + bäck ‘stream’, or the Norwegian cognates Brobeckk, Brubekk, which may be topographic or habitational names.

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

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Brobeck Family Origin

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Brobeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Boiler Maker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brobeck. The most common Brobeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Brobeck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brobeck family was Boiler Maker.

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Brobeck Life Expectancy

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