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Burkel Family History

Burkel Name Meaning
German (also Bürkel): from a pet form of one of the various personal names beginning with the element Burg- or Burk-, for example Burkhard (see Burkhart).

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

12,271 Historical Documents with Burkel on Ancestry.com
3,726 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,110 Military Records
412 Immigration Records
2,553 Census and Voter Lists
4,470 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Burkel Families

  • Number of Burkel families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Burkel families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Burkel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burkel census records

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Burkel Family Origin

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Burkel Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Burkel

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Burkel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Burkel census records

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Burkel Civil War Service Records

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