Burdge Family History

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Burdge Name Meaning

English: southwestern dialect variant of Bridge, from a metathesized form of Old English brycg. Compare Burge.

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


Similar surnames: Burge, Bridge, Rudge, Judge, Barge, Budge, Burke, Budde, Burger

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Burdge Family Origin

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Burdge Family Occupations

What did your Burdge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burdge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Burdge's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burdge. A less common occupation for the Burdge family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Burdge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burdge Life Expectancy

What is the average Burdge lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Burdge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Burdge in 1960 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burdge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burdge 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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