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Burman Name Meaning

English: status name, from Middle English burghman, borughman (Old English burhmann) ‘inhabitant of a (fortified) town’ (see Burke), especially one holding land or buildings by burgage (see Burgess). Americanized spelling of German Buhrmann (see Buhrman).

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


Similar surnames: Burgman, Berman, Buxman, Furman, Bulman, Burden, Human, Kurman

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Burman Family Origin

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Burman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Painter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burman. A less common occupation for the Burman family was Painter. The most common Burman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Burman's were Farmers.

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Burman Historical Records

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Burman Life Expectancy

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