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Burkhart Family History

Burkhart Name Meaning
German and Dutch: from the medieval personal name Burkhard, composed of the elements burg ‘fort’, ‘castle’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

435,682 Historical Documents with Burkhart on Ancestry.com
88,590 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13,760 Military Records
2,208 Immigration Records
56,066 Census and Voter Lists
275,058 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Burkhart Families

  • Number of Burkhart families
     207 - 411
     70 - 206
     1 - 69
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Burkhart families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Burkhart last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burkhart census records

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Burkhart Family Origin

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Burkhart Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Burkhart

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Burkhart Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Burkhart census records

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Burkhart Civil War Service Records

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