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Brookings Family Origin

Where is the Brookings family from?

Brookings Family Occupations

What did your Brookings ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brookings occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Brookings's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    100%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brookings ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brookings Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Brookings Life Expectancy

What is the average Brookings lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Brookings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brookings in 1948 was 49, and 33 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brookings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brookings 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.

Famous Brookings Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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