Burkholder Family History

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Burkholder Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Burkhalter.

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

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Burkholder Family Origin

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Burkholder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burkholder family was Carpenter. The most common Burkholder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Burkholder's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkholder.

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Burkholder Historical Records

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Burkholder Life Expectancy

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