Brillhart Family History

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Brillhart Name Meaning

German and Dutch: unexplained. Possibly a variant of German Brillert, which is itself of unexplained origin, or of Dutch Brillard, from a derivative of Old French bril ‘trap’, ‘snare for catching birds’.

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


Similar surnames: Brilhart, Brill, Billman, Bushart, Brilliant, Linkhart, Gaillard

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Brillhart Family Origin

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Brillhart Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Brillhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Brillhart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brillhart family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brillhart.

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Brillhart Life Expectancy

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