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Burlington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bridlington in East Yorkshire. The place name, which was formerly pronounced locally as Burlington, is recorded in Domesday Book as Bretlinton ‘estate (Old English tun) associated with a man called Berhtel’.

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

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Burlington Family Origin

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Burlington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Boarder

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Boarder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burlington. The most common Burlington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Burlington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burlington family was Carpenter.

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Burlington Life Expectancy

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