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Burgett Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a castle or city gate, Middle English burgate, or a habitational name from a place named Burgate, from Old English burh-geat with the same meaning, examples of which are found in Hampshire, Suffolk, and Surrey.

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


Similar surnames: Burkett, Burger, Birkett, Burritt, Barnett, Burdett, Barrett, Barlett

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Burgett Family Origin

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Burgett Family Occupations

What did your Burgett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burgett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Burgett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burgett family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burgett.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Burgett Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Burgett ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Burgett Life Expectancy

What is the average Burgett lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Burgett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Burgett in 1944 was 20, and 72 in 2004.

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