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Buron Name Meaning

French: status name from Old French buron ‘small house’, a derivative of Germanic bur ‘hut’. Spanish (Burón): habitational name from Burón in León province.

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


Similar surnames: Baron, Buren, Duron, Huron, Moron, Biron, Burton, Byron, Burden, Buro

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Where is the Buron family from?

You can see how Buron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Buron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Buron families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Buron family living in Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Buron's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Buron families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Buron surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Buron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Buron. 28% of Buron men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Buron women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buron were Mechanic and Bookkeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Mechanic
    11%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    19%
  • Waitress
    14%
  • Telephone Operator
    14%
  • Bookkeeper
    14%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Buron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buron census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Buron. 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 Cards

There are 781 military records available for the last name Buron. For the veterans among your Buron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Buron lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Buron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Buron in 1963 was 70, and 77 in 2004.

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