Brockbank Family History

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Brockbank Name Meaning

English: variant of Brocklebank, a habitational name from Brocklebank in Cumbria or Brockabank in West Yorkshire, both named from Old English brocc-hol ‘badger’s sett’ + Old Danish banke ‘bank’, ‘slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Brookbank, Burbank, Brockwell, Buckman, Buckland, Brockett, Beckman

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Brockbank Family Origin

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Brockbank Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Factory Hand

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

In 1881, the most common Brockbank occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 33% of Brockbank's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Brockbank family was Farmer. Blacksmith, Factory Hand and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockbank.

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Brockbank Historical Records

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Brockbank Life Expectancy

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