Burdeshaw Family History

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Burdeshaw Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Badertscher, an occupational name for a barber, from Middle High German bart ‘beard’ + scher ‘cutter’, ‘shearer’, an agent derivative of scheren ‘to clip’.

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

Similar surnames: Breihan, Buresh, Wurdeman, Deshaw, Burres, Burgeson, Bashaw, Bushaw

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Burdeshaw Family Origin

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Burdeshaw Family Occupations

What did your Burdeshaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burdeshaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Burdeshaw's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burdeshaw.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith


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Burdeshaw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Burdeshaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burdeshaw 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Burdeshaw. 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 377 military records available for the last name Burdeshaw. For the veterans among your Burdeshaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burdeshaw Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Burdeshaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Burdeshaw in 1953 was 38, and 46 in 2004.

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