Braker Family History

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Braker Name Meaning

Swiss German (Bräker): probably a habitational name for someone from Bräg in the district of Toggenburg. Compare Brager. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname or occupational name from Yiddish braker ‘chooser (of inferior goods)’.

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


Similar surnames: Brager, Bramer, Brayer, Fraker, Brauer, Bracker, Baker, Raker, Brake

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Braker Family Origin

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Braker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Braker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Braker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Braker. A less common occupation for the Braker family was Butcher.

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Braker Historical Records

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Braker Life Expectancy

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