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Burdock Family History

Burdock Name Meaning

English: variant of Burdick .

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

Similar surnames: Turnock, Burlock, Burdick, Bullock, Burdo, Baldock, Brock, Bundick

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Where is the Burdock family from?

You can see how Burdock families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Burdock family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Burdock families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 8 Burdock families living in British Columbia. This was about 47% of all the recorded Burdock's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Burdock families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Burdock surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Burdock ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Stenographer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Burdock. 100% of Burdock women worked as a Stenographer. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Burdock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Burdock census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 519 immigration records available for the last name Burdock. 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 Cards

There are 583 military records available for the last name Burdock. For the veterans among your Burdock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Burdock lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Burdock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Burdock in 1958 was 56, and 80 in 2003.

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