Burka Family History

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Burka Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine): habitational name for someone from Burki, a village in Ukraine.

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


Similar surnames: Burk, Berka, Burke, Turk, Bark, Buren, Borke, Burda, Burgh, Burki

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Burka Family Origin

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Burka Family Occupations

What did your Burka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burka family was Saloon& Borading. Farmer, Laborer and Planer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burka. The most common Burka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Burka's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Planer

    25%
  • Saloon& Borading

    25%

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

Burka Historical Records

What Burka family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burka 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 Burka

Passenger List

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

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Burka Life Expectancy

What is the average Burka lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Burka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Burka in 1947 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burka 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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