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Brockett Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place called Brocket in Ayrshire. Scottish and English: from Middle English bro(c)ket, a term denoting a stag in its second year with its first horns (diminutive of Old French brock), probably applied as a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Crockett, Brackett, Beckett, Cockett, Prickett, Hackett, Stockett

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Brockett Family Origin

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Brockett Family Occupations

What did your Brockett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brockett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Brockett's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockett. A less common occupation for the Brockett family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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Brockett Historical Records

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Brockett Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Brockett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Brockett in 1948 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

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