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Brinkman Name Meaning

Dutch and Danish: topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow in low-lying marshland (see Brink).

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


Similar surnames: Brinkmann, Brockman, Brugman, Backman, Brickman, Brackman, Branaman

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Brinkman Family Origin

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Brinkman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Clerk

    4%
  • Farmer Son

    4%
  • Going To School

    4%

In 1881, the most common Brinkman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 71% of Brinkman's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brinkman. A less common occupation for the Brinkman family was Going To School.

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Brinkman Historical Records

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Brinkman Life Expectancy

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