Buresh Family History

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Buresh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Bureš (see Bures). Americanized spelling of German Buresch, from the Slavic personal name Bureslaw.

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

Similar surnames: Burich, Berish, Borish, Kunesh, Bush, Burres, Resh, Bores, Bures

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Buresh Family Origin

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Buresh Family Occupations

What did your Buresh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buresh family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buresh. The most common Buresh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Buresh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Buresh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buresh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buresh 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 131 immigration records available for the last name Buresh. 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 572 military records available for the last name Buresh. For the veterans among your Buresh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buresh Life Expectancy

What is the average Buresh lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Buresh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Buresh in 1960 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buresh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buresh 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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