Brack Name Meaning

German and English: metonymic occupational name for a master of hunting dogs or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a hunting dog, Middle High German bracke. The cognate Middle English word was derived via Old French brachez (plural of brachet, a diminutive form). Compare Brakke.

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


Similar surnames: Brock, Back, Brace, Krack, Brick, Beck, Brach, Bruck, Rock, Baack

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Brack Family Origin

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Brack Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • School

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brack family was Labourer. Farmer, School and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brack. The most common Brack occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Brack's were Farmers.

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Brack Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Brack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brack in 1950 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brack

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