Brockel Family History

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Brockel Name Meaning

habitational name from Bröckel near Celle or from Brökeln on the Weser. in southern Germany, a variant of Brock 3.

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


Similar surnames: Rockel, Broeckel, Bricker, Brickel, Brucker, Brockett, Bricken

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Brockel Family Origin

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Brockel Family Occupations

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  • Currier

    14%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, Currier, Dry Goods Merchant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockel. A less common occupation for the Brockel family was Keeping House. The most common Brockel occupation in the USA was Currier. 14% of Brockel's were Curriers.

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Brockel Historical Records

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Brockel Life Expectancy

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Famous Brockel Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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