Burdin Family History

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Burdin Name Meaning

French: possibly a derivative of Occitan burdir ‘to sport or amuse oneself’ or a variant of Bordeau. Southern French: variant of Bourdin, a nickname or metonymic occupational name, from medieval Latin burdinus ‘mule’, ‘hinny’. Russian and Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Burda. English: variant spelling of Burdon.

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


Similar surnames: Burlin, Bardin, Burden, Burdon, Purdin, Budin, Buddin, Bardon, Durdin

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Burdin Family Origin

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Burdin Family Occupations

What did your Burdin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Burdin. 19% of Burdin men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Burdin women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burdin were Truck Driver and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Operator
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    25%
  • Secretary
    25%
  • Clerk
    25%
  • Laundress
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Burdin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Burdin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burdin 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 426 immigration records available for the last name Burdin. 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 588 military records available for the last name Burdin. For the veterans among your Burdin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burdin Life Expectancy

What is the average Burdin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Burdin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Burdin in 1963 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

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