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Burkman Name Meaning

English: variant of Burman. Possibly an altered spelling of German Bergmann or Burgmann (see Bergman and Burgman).

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


Similar surnames: Burman, Berkman, Burgman, Boreman, Bullman, Birman, Furman, Bergman

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Burkman Family Origin

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Burkman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeps House

    7%
  • Miner

    5%

In 1880, the most common Burkman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Burkman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burkman family was Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burkman.

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Burkman Historical Records

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Burkman Life Expectancy

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