Breckon Family History

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Breckon Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from the district in South Wales of this name, named for a Welsh prince of the 5th century called Brychan.

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


Similar surnames: Preston, Brenton, Bracken, Brewton, Beck, Brandon, Bruton, Becken

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Breckon Family Origin

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Breckon Family Occupations

What did your Breckon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Breckon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Breckon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Breckon family was Agent. Farmer, Farmer S and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breckon.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farmer S

    20%
  • Servant

    13%
  • Agent

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Breckon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Breckon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Breckon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Breckon 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 Breckon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Breckon. For the veterans among your Breckon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Breckon Life Expectancy

What is the average Breckon lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Breckon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Breckon in 1963 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Breckon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Breckon 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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