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Burgdorf Family History

Burgdorf Name Meaning
German: habitational name from any of various places so named in northern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

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

18,971 Historical Documents with Burgdorf on Ancestry.com
5,467 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,135 Military Records
855 Immigration Records
4,263 Census and Voter Lists
7,251 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Burgdorf Families

  • Number of Burgdorf families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Burgdorf last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burgdorf census records

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Burgdorf Family Origin

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Burgdorf Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Burgdorf

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Burgdorf Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Burgdorf census records

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Burgdorf Civil War Service Records

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