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Brookbank Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a minor place called Brooksbank, named with Middle English brokes (genitive of broke ‘brook’) + bank ‘bank’. There are places of this name in Bradfield and Agbrigg, West Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Brockbank, Crookham, Broomhall, Burbank, Von Bank, Colebank, Brookins

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Brookbank Family Origin

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Brookbank Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    100%

In 1881, the most common Brookbank occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Brookbank's were Blacksmiths.

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