Burget Family History

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Burget Name Meaning

Czech: from the German personal name Burkhart.

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

Similar surnames: Burgert, Burgin, Burger, Burgi, Burket, Birger, Burgner, Bergey

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Burget Family Origin

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Burget Family Occupations

What did your Burget ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burget occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Burget's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burget. A less common occupation for the Burget family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Burget Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Burget. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burget 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 496 immigration records available for the last name Burget. 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 Burget. For the veterans among your Burget ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burget Life Expectancy

What is the average Burget lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Burget life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Burget in 1959 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burget 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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