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Brookins Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, from a derivative of Old English broc ‘stream’ (see Brook). In Britain the form Brooking is much commoner.

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


Similar surnames: Brooker, Brookes, Brooking, Burkins, Brooks, Boykin, Botkin, Hopkins

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Brookins Family Origin

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Brookins Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Ship Carpenter

    25%
  • Ship Labourer

    25%

In 1881, the most common Brookins occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Brookins's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Brookins family was Ship Labourer. Labourer and Ship Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brookins.

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Brookins Life Expectancy

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