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Burhop Family History

Burhop Name Meaning
North German: topographic name from Middle Low German bur ‘farmer’, ‘peasant’ + hop, ‘pile’, or, as a suffix in place names, ‘gathering’, ‘assembly’. The term hop is a common element in place names of the northwestern coastal area of Germany, for example Hope, Hoopen, Hoople.

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

6,527 Historical Documents with Burhop on Ancestry.com
1,686 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
253 Military Records
304 Immigration Records
1,902 Census and Voter Lists
2,382 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Burhop Families

  • Number of Burhop families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Burhop families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Burhop last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burhop census records

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Burhop Family Origin

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Burhop Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Burhop

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Burhop Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Burhop census records

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Military Service by Burhop

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