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Burrus Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Burrows. Compare Burris.

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


Similar surnames: Burros, Burruss, Burrous, Barrus, Burris, Burress, Borris, Barkus

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Burrus Family Origin

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Burrus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

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Burrus Historical Records

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Burrus Life Expectancy

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