Buerkle Family History

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Buerkle Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Burkle, Birkle, Berke, Buerk, Bueche, Buehrle, Bustle, Huckle, Bartle

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Buerkle Family Origin

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Buerkle Family Occupations

What did your Buerkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buerkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Buerkle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Buerkle family was Butcher. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Beer Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buerkle.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Beer Brewer

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

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

Buerkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buerkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buerkle 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Buerkle. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Buerkle. For the veterans among your Buerkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buerkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Buerkle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Buerkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Buerkle in 1957 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buerkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buerkle 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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