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Burak Family History

Burak Name Meaning
Ukrainian, Belorussian, Polish, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Slavic burak ‘beet’.Polish: nickname from bury ‘dark brownish gray’, probably denoting hair or eye color.Czech: nickname for someone with dark hair, dark eyes, or a swarthy complexion, from Old Czech burý ‘dark’.

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

14,163 Historical Documents with Burak on Ancestry.com
4,689 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,198 Military Records
2,441 Immigration Records
3,957 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Burak Families

  • Number of Burak families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Burak families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Burak last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burak census records

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Burak Family Origin

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Burak Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Burak

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Burak Family Occupations

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Military Service by Burak

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