Burghard Family History

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Burghard Name Meaning

German: variant of Burkhart, also frequent among Czech speakers.

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

Similar surnames: Burghart, Burkhard, Burghardt, Burchard, Burkard, Burkhardt

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Burghard Family Origin

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Burghard Family Occupations

What did your Burghard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burghard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Burghard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burghard family was Baker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burghard.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Baker


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

Burghard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Burghard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burghard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Burghard. 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 Burghard. For the veterans among your Burghard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burghard Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Burghard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Burghard in 1954 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burghard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burghard 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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