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Burrowes Family History

Burrowes Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Burrows.

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

67,856 Historical Documents with Burrowes on Ancestry.com
21,957 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,891 Military Records
2,543 Immigration Records
11,624 Census and Voter Lists
29,841 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Burrowes Families

  • Number of Burrowes families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Burrowes families
     37 - 71
     13 - 36
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Burrowes families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Burrowes census records

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Burrowes Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Burrowes families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Burrowes Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Burrowes families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Burrowes

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Burrowes Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Burrowes census records

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Burrowes Civil War Service Records

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