Buri Family History

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Buri Name Meaning

Swiss German: from an Alemannic pet form of the personal name Burkhard (see Burkhart). Eastern German: variant of Buresch (see Buresh).

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


Similar surnames: Burk, Burri, Burgi, Burg, Burki, Bur, Burt, Muri, Bury, Bern

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Buri Family Origin

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Buri Family Occupations

What did your Buri ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buri family was Carpenter. Laborer, Retail Grocer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buri. The most common Buri occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Buri's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Retail Grocer

    22%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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

Buri Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Buri

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Buri. 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 Buri. For the veterans among your Buri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buri Life Expectancy

What is the average Buri lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Buri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Buri in 1963 was 83, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buri

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buri 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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