Philbrook Family History

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Philbrook Name Meaning

English: variant of Philbrick.

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

Similar surnames: Halbrook, Holbrooks, Philbeck, Halbrooks, Hilborn, Philbrick

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Philbrook Family Origin

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Philbrook Family Occupations

What did your Philbrook ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Philbrook occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Philbrook's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Philbrook family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Philbrook.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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Philbrook Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Philbrook. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Philbrook 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 857 immigration records available for the last name Philbrook. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Philbrook. For the veterans among your Philbrook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Philbrook Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Philbrook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Philbrook in 1950 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Philbrook 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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