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"BROCKET. Most probably of local origin from Brocket near Monkton, Ayrshire. Jhon Brokat, one of inquest at Carnwath, 1524 (CBBC., p. 14). George Broket held land in Irvine, 1540-42 (Irvine,i, p. 169,200). IsobelBrocket in Baittanes, parish of Lesmahagow, 1626, and five more of the name (Lanark CR.). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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