Burky Family History

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Burky Name Meaning

South German (Bürky): variant of Burki.

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


Similar surnames: Bury, Burk, Burry, Birky, Burgy, Burke, Burki, Burkey, Burby, Burks

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Burky Family Origin

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Burky Family Occupations

What did your Burky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Burky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Burky's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burky family was Aricutural Implements. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burky.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Aricutural Implements

    5%

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

Burky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Burky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burky 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Burky. 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 Burky. For the veterans among your Burky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burky Life Expectancy

What is the average Burky lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Burky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Burky in 1954 was 45, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burky 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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