Burgert Family History

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Burgert Name Meaning

German and Czech: from the German personal name Burkhart.

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

Similar surnames: Burget, Burger, Burkett, Burkart, Burkert, Burgner, Birger, Bunger

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Burgert Family Origin

Where is the Burgert family from?

Burgert Family Occupations

What did your Burgert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burgert. The most common Burgert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Burgert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burgert family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Burgert Historical Records

What Burgert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burgert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burgert 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 554 immigration records available for the last name Burgert. 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 971 military records available for the last name Burgert. For the veterans among your Burgert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burgert Life Expectancy

What is the average Burgert lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Burgert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Burgert in 1955 was 57, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burgert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burgert 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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