Burdo Family History

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Burdo Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Burda. In some instances, possibly an altered spelling of the French surname Burdeau, a topographic name derived from Borde, or perhaps of Bordeau.

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

Similar surnames: Buro, Burda, Bourdo, Bird, Burd, Burdon, Bury, Burry, Bardon, Burpo

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Burdo Family Origin

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Burdo Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Burdo. 32% of Burdo men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Burdo women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Burdo were Farmer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laundress
  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Maid

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

Burdo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Burdo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burdo 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 357 immigration records available for the last name Burdo. 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 463 military records available for the last name Burdo. For the veterans among your Burdo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Burdo Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Burdo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Burdo in 1958 was 33, and 64 in 2004.

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