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Bruckman Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Bruckmann and North German Brückmann: variant of Bruck with the addition of -mann ‘man’. Compare Brookman and Brueckman . English: variant of Brookman . This surname is rare in Britain.

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


Similar surnames: Brickman, Brackman, Buckman, Brockman, Stuckman, Rickman, Backman

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Where is the Bruckman family from?

You can see how Bruckman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bruckman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Bruckman families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Bruckman families living in Ohio. This was about 67% of all the recorded Bruckman's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Bruckman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bruckman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bruckman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bruckman. 22% of Bruckman men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Bruckman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bruckman were Shipping Clerk and Saleslady. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Salesman
    18%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Shipping Clerk
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Bookkeeper
    17%
  • File Clerk
    13%
  • Saleslady
    13%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bruckman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruckman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 748 immigration records available for the last name Bruckman. 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 Cards

There are 625 military records available for the last name Bruckman. For the veterans among your Bruckman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bruckman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bruckman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Bruckman in 1955 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

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