Birky Family History

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Birky Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: either a variant of Birke or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with forms of Old Norse bjork or birki ‘birch’. Altered spelling of Swiss German Bürki (see Burkey).

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


Similar surnames: Birk, Birke, Burke, Birkey, Berry, Berke, Bury, Berkey, Irby, Burry

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Birky Family Origin

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Birky Family Occupations

What did your Birky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Birky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Birky's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Birky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Birky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Birky 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 Birky. 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 Birky. For the veterans among your Birky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Birky Life Expectancy

What is the average Birky lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Birky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Birky in 1958 was 65, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Birky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Birky 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.

Famous Birky Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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