Broecker Family History

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Broecker Name Meaning

North German (Bröcker) and Dutch: variant of the personal name Broekaert, itself a variant of Burghart.

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

Similar surnames: Broeker, Broeckel, Brocker, Recker, Noecker, Boeker, Boecker

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Broecker Family Origin

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Broecker Family Occupations

What did your Broecker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Broecker family was Clerk. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broecker. The most common Broecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Broecker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk


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

Broecker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Broecker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Broeckercensus 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 630 immigration records available for the last name Broecker. 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 877 military records available for the last name Broecker. For the veterans among your Broecker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Broecker Life Expectancy

What is the average Broecker lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Broecker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Broecker in 1957 was 62, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broecker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Broecker 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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