Brunkhorst Family History

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Brunkhorst Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Brunkhorst, in Gelderland, Netherlands.

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


Similar surnames: Bronkhorst, Bockhorst, Bornhorst, Brandhorst, Bringhurst, Batenhorst

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Brunkhorst Family Origin

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Brunkhorst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • General Merchandiezer

    14%
  • Manufacturer Easthenware

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and General Merchandiezer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunkhorst. The most common Brunkhorst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Brunkhorst's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brunkhorst family was Manufacturer Easthenware.

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Brunkhorst Historical Records

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Brunkhorst Life Expectancy

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