Van Brocklin Family History

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Van Brocklin Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Breukelen, a habitational name for someone from either of two places so named, in North Brabant and Utrecht.

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


Similar surnames: Van Domelen, Van Hook, Van Loon, Van Winkle, Van Boven, Van Ryzin

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Van Brocklin Family Origin

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Van Brocklin Family Occupations

What did your Van Brocklin ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Agent

    2%

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Van Brocklin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Van Brocklin Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Van Brocklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Van Brocklin in 1957 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Brocklin 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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