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Burgy Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place in Sâone-et-Loire named Burgy, from a Gallo-Roman personal name Burgius + the locative suffix -acum. Swiss German (Bürgy): variant of Bürgi (see Burgi).

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


Similar surnames: Bury, Burge, Burg, Burgi, Berry, Burgo, Burry, Burby, Berge, Burgin

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Burgy Family Origin

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Burgy Family Occupations

What did your Burgy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burgy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Burgy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burgy. A less common occupation for the Burgy family was Agt. For Benfectionary.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Agt. For Benfectionary

    5%

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

Burgy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burgy Life Expectancy

What is the average Burgy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Burgy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Burgy in 1956 was 28, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burgy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burgy 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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