Brookhart Family History

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Brookhart Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Brockaert or German Brockhardt, metathesized forms of Burkhart.

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


Similar surnames: Goodhart, Lockhart, Brookman, Brockert, Burkart, Goodheart, Borchardt

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Brookhart Family Origin

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Brookhart Family Occupations

What did your Brookhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Brookhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Brookhart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brookhart family was Carpenter. Farmer, Plasterer and Brickmason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brookhart.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Plasterer

    8%
  • Brickmason

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Brookhart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brookhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Brookhart lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Brookhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Brookhart in 1953 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brookhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brookhart 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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