Brockenbrough Family History

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Brockenbrough Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Brackenborough in Lincolnshire or a similarly named place elsewhere (see Brackenbury). This name is found in VA from an early date.

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


Similar surnames: Brackenbury, Breckenridge, Stanbrough, Brockington, Birchenough

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Brockenbrough Family Origin

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Brockenbrough Family Occupations

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In 1880, farmer, Banker and Co. Collector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockenbrough. The most common Brockenbrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Brockenbrough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brockenbrough family was Com..

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Banker

    8%
  • Co. Collector

    8%
  • Com.

    8%

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Brockenbrough Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brockenbrough Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brockenbrough 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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