When Sarah Salley Crickman was born in 1793, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Mathius William Crickman, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Brown, was 29. She married Michael Ausbrook in 1809. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Otego Township, Fayette, Illinois, United States in 1865. She died in 1875, in Fayette, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82.
Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Isadore, Avrohom, Chaya, Hyman, Meyer.
Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish brik ‘bridge’ (altered by folk etymology in English-speaking countries as if derived from English brick) + man ‘man’; possibly an artificial name or an occupational name for a bridgekeeper. Compare Bruckman .
Americanized form of German Brückmann ‘bridgekeeper’ (see Bruckman ) and of its variant Brickmann.
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