Burleigh Family History

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Burleigh Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burley 1.

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

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Burleigh Family Origin

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Burleigh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Burleigh family was Blacksmith. The most common Burleigh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Burleigh's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burleigh.

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Burleigh Life Expectancy

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