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Brickner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish brik ‘bridge’ (altered by folk etymology in English-speaking countries as if derived from English brick) + the suffix -ner; possibly an ornamental name or an occupational name for a bridge keeper. Compare Bruckner. Altered spelling of German Brückner (see Bruckner).

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

Similar surnames: Bruckner, Brickman, Bricker, Brickler, Brucker, Brueckner, Bicker

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Brickner Family Origin

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Brickner Family Occupations

What did your Brickner ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Brickner. 50% of Brickner men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Logger

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Brickner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Brickner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brickner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brickner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Brickner. For the veterans among your Brickner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brickner Life Expectancy

What is the average Brickner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brickner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brickner in 1953 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

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