Burchard Family History

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Burchard Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Burgheard (see Burkett). Dutch and German: variant of Burkhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Birchard, Burckhard, Burcham, Burkart, Bernhard, Burchardt, Borchard

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Burchard Family Origin

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Burchard Family Occupations

What did your Burchard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Burchard. A less common occupation for the Burchard family was Going To School. The most common Burchard occupation in Canada was Labourer. 44% of Burchard's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    44%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Going To School

    22%

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

Burchard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Burchard Life Expectancy

What is the average Burchard lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Burchard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Burchard in 1947 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burchard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Burchard 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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