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Bruckner Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone living by a bridge or an occupational name for a bridge toll collector; a variant of Bruck with the addition of the suffix -ner. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a paver, from Yiddish bruk ‘pavement’ + the agent suffix -ner.

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


Similar surnames: Brucker, Brueckner, Brickner, Buchner, Bruck, Bricker, Breckner

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Bruckner Family Origin

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Bruckner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Baggage Man

    2%

In 1880, the most common Bruckner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bruckner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bruckner family was Baggage Man. Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruckner.

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Bruckner Historical Records

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Bruckner Life Expectancy

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