Distribution of MIDDLEBROOKs 1881 Census
This shows the heartland of the MIDDLEBROOKs - the north of England (with just one person across the border in Wales).
Even allowing for spelling variations there are just 575 people with this name found in 17 counties. This is less than in previous centuries when the name could be found in 21 counties.
Yorkshire has 272 with most in the West Riding. When taken with the adjoining counties of Lancashire, Lincolnshire & Staffordshire this rises to 83% of the MIDDLEBROOK population. Middlesex, where My MIDDLEBROOKs come from, has just 63 (11%).