Birkle Family History

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Birkle Name Meaning

German (Württemberg): from the personal name Bürkle, a pet form of Burkhard (see Burkhart).

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

Similar surnames: Burkle, Berke, Buerkle, Birke, Tickle, Blickle, Bible, Biffle, Bartle

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Birkle Family Origin

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Birkle Family Occupations

What did your Birkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Birkle family was Clerk. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Birkle. The most common Birkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Birkle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Birkle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Birkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Birkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birkle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 416 immigration records available for the last name Birkle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 806 military records available for the last name Birkle. For the veterans among your Birkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Birkle lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Birkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Birkle in 1954 was 21, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Birkle ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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