Burggraff Family History

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Burggraff Name Meaning

Respelling of German Burggraf.

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

Similar surnames: Burggraf, Berghoff, Graff, Burdorf, Bartruff, Burgman, Braff

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Burggraff Family Origin

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Burggraff Family Occupations

What did your Burggraff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burggraff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Burggraff's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burggraff.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


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Burggraff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 714 census records available for the last name Burggraff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burggraff 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Burggraff. 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 156 military records available for the last name Burggraff. For the veterans among your Burggraff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burggraff Life Expectancy

What is the average Burggraff lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Burggraff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Burggraff in 1963 was 81, and 90 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burggraff 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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