Breckel Family History

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Breckel Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German bracke ‘hunting dog’, ‘tracker dog’. See also Brack.

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


Similar surnames: Brickel, Beckel, Broeckel, Blecker, Steckel, Breck, Krekel, Bricker

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Breckel Family Origin

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Breckel Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Express Man

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Breckel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Breckel's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Breckel family was Keeping House. Carpenter, Cooper and Express Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breckel.

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Breckel Historical Records

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Breckel Life Expectancy

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