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Brookover Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Brockhöfer, a variant of Brockhoff, or of Bachofer, a topographic name for a farmer living by a stream (see Bach + Hofer).

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


Similar surnames: Brooker, Bockover, Crownover, Brooner, Booker, Broeker, Grover

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Brookover Family Origin

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Brookover Family Occupations

What did your Brookover ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brookover family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brookover. The most common Brookover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Brookover's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Brookover Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brookover Life Expectancy

What is the average Brookover lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Brookover life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brookover in 1954 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brookover

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brookover 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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