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Brockington Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from a place in Dorset named Brockington, from Old English broch?me ‘brook dweller’ + tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Brassington, Pocklington, Woodington, Normington, Reddington, Kington

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Brockington Family Origin

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Brockington Family Occupations

What did your Brockington ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brockington occupation in Canada was Hotel Keeper. 100% of Brockington's were Hotel Keepers.

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  • Hotel Keeper

    100%

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Brockington Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brockington Life Expectancy

What is the average Brockington lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Brockington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Brockington in 1943 was 39, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brockington 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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