Burgner Family History

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Burgner Name Meaning

German: probably an altered spelling of Burgmer, a habitational name for someone from Burgheim near Lahr, Baden, or from a personal name formed with Old High German burc ‘castle’.

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


Similar surnames: Burger, Burgener, Berner, Bergner, Turner, Budner, Buchner, Berger

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Burgner Family Origin

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Burgner Family Occupations

What did your Burgner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burgner. A less common occupation for the Burgner family was Bakery. The most common Burgner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Burgner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Baker

    2%
  • Bakery

    2%

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

Burgner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burgner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burgner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Burgner. 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 Burgner. For the veterans among your Burgner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burgner Life Expectancy

What is the average Burgner lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Burgner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Burgner in 1955 was 46, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burgner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burgner 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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