Brisker Family History

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Brisker Name Meaning

English: variant of Briscoe. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Yiddish brisker ‘native or inhabitant of brisk’ (see Brisk).

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


Similar surnames: Bricker, Brucker, Brisk, Briskey, Brickner, Bresler, Risher, Lisker

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Brisker Family Origin

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Brisker Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Brisker occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Brisker's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brisker. A less common occupation for the Brisker family was Farming.

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Brisker Historical Records

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Brisker Life Expectancy

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Famous Brisker Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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