Burau Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Silesia called Burau (now in Poland).

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


Similar surnames: Barak, Burgo, Buras, Duray, Bury, Burns, Burke, Buren, Burian, Burby

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Burau Family Origin

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Burau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burau. The most common Burau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Burau's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Burau | Data not to scale

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Burau Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Burau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Burau in 1962 was 85, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burau

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