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Brockelman Name Meaning

(Brockelmann): habitational name for someone from Brockel in Württemberg. (Bröckelmann): habitational name for someone from Bröckel near Celle or Brökeln on the Weser river.

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


Similar surnames: Bockelman, Brockel, Broxterman, Lockerman, Bokelman, Bosselman

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Brockelman Family Origin

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Brockelman Family Occupations

What did your Brockelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brush Maker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brockelman. The most common Brockelman occupation in the USA was Brush Maker. 33% of Brockelman's were Brush Makers. A less common occupation for the Brockelman family was Tailor.

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  • Brush Maker

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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

Brockelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brockelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brockelman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brockelman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brockelman. For the veterans among your Brockelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brockelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Brockelman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Brockelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Brockelman in 1963 was 73, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brockelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brockelman 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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