Bourdo Family History

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Bourdo Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Bourdot, a nickname for a habitual liar, from Old French borde ‘tall story’, Old Occitan bourde ‘fib’, ‘untruth’.

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


Similar surnames: Bourdon, Burdo, Gourd, Bour, Bourg, Buro, Bouras, Louro, Bodo, Ourso

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Bourdo Family Origin

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Bourdo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Dock Laborer

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%
  • Gas Fitter

    11%

In 1880, the most common Bourdo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Bourdo's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Bourdo family was Gas Fitter. Laborer, Dock Laborer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourdo.

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Bourdo Life Expectancy

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