Brisky Family History

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Brisky Name Meaning

Variant of English Briskey (see Briscoe). Americanized form of German Briske.

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


Similar surnames: Briskey, Briski, Brosky, Briske, Brusky, Brissey, Brisker, Brick

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Brisky Family Origin

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Brisky Family Occupations

What did your Brisky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brisky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brisky's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brisky family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Laborer and Placer Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brisky.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Placer Miner

    14%
  • Shoemaker

    14%

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Brisky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brisky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brisky 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brisky. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brisky. For the veterans among your Brisky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brisky Life Expectancy

What is the average Brisky lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brisky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Brisky in 1958 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brisky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brisky 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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