Burkart Family History

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Burkart Name Meaning

English: variant of Burkett. Dutch and German (also Swiss): from the personal name Burkhart.

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


Similar surnames: Burkard, Burkhart, Burkert, Burkett, Burket, Dukart, Burgert, Bushart

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Burkart Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Burkart name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Burkart. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    41%

  • Germanic Europe

    18%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Italy

    4%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    4%

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Burkart Family Origin

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Burkart Family Occupations

What did your Burkart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burkart family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkart. The most common Burkart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Burkart's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Burkart Historical Records

What Burkart family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Burkart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burkart 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 Burkart. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Burkart. For the veterans among your Burkart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burkart Life Expectancy

What is the average Burkart lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Burkart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Burkart in 1948 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burkart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burkart 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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