Barkhurst Family History

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Barkhurst Name Meaning

Origin uncertain: perhaps an altered form of English Parkhurst.

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


Similar surnames: Parkhurst, Bathurst, Hawxhurst, Backhus, Barkus, Blackhurst, Hurst

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Barkhurst Family Origin

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Barkhurst Family Occupations

What did your Barkhurst ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barkhurst family was Keeping House. The most common Barkhurst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Barkhurst's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barkhurst.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Barkhurst ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Barkhurst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Barkhurst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barkhurst census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Barkhurst. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Barkhurst. For the veterans among your Barkhurst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barkhurst Life Expectancy

What is the average Barkhurst lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Barkhurst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Barkhurst in 1951 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barkhurst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barkhurst ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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