Brockway Family History

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Brockway Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English broke ‘brook’ + weye ‘way’, ‘road’.

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

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Brockway Family Origin

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Brockway Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Brockway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Brockway's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockway. A less common occupation for the Brockway family was Carpenter.

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Brockway Life Expectancy

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