Brockhoff Family History

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Brockhoff Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of the numerous farmsteads in northwestern Germany so named, from Middle Low German brook ‘bog’, ‘swamp’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Struckhoff, Bohnhoff, Eckhoff, Dieckhoff, Eickhoff, Bomhoff, Aschoff

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Brockhoff Family Origin

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Brockhoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Huckster

    7%
  • Keeps House

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brockhoff family was Keeps House. Farmer, Boot Maker and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brockhoff. The most common Brockhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Brockhoff's were Farmers.

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Brockhoff Life Expectancy

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