Burchardt Family History

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Burchardt Name Meaning

German and Danish: variant of Burkhart.

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

Similar surnames: Burkhardt, Burghardt, Burckhardt, Burchard, Borchardt, Butchart

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Burchardt Family Origin

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Burchardt Family Occupations

What did your Burchardt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burchardt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Burchardt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burchardt family was Brewer. Farmer, Baker and Beer Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burchardt.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Beer Dealer

  • Brewer


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

Burchardt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Burchardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burchardt 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Burchardt. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Burchardt. For the veterans among your Burchardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burchardt Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Burchardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Burchardt in 1960 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burchardt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burchardt 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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