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Brooking Name Meaning

English: variant of Brookins. This is the most frequent form of the surname in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Brookings, Brookins, Brookens, Bowling, Rolling, Bodkin, Boykin

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Brooking Family Origin

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Brooking Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

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Brooking Historical Records

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Brooking Life Expectancy

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