Brinker Family History

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Brinker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name from Brink, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Bricker, Klinker, Breuker, Brink, Brunker, Brisker, Rinker, Briner

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Brinker Family Origin

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Brinker Family Occupations

What did your Brinker ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and General were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Brinker. 25% of Brinker men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Agent
  • Barkeeper
  • Cultivator

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • General

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

Brinker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Brinker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brinker 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 Brinker. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Brinker. For the veterans among your Brinker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brinker Life Expectancy

What is the average Brinker lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Brinker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brinker in 1940 was 62, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brinker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brinker 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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