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Burdon Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burden. Polish: nickname for a troublemaker (see Burda).

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


Similar surnames: Burdin, Bardon, Burden, Burdo, Cardon, Bordon, Burson, Burgon, Burd

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Burdon Family Origin

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Burdon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farmer Son

    19%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1881, the most common Burdon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Burdon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burdon family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farmer Son and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burdon.

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Burdon Historical Records

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Burdon Life Expectancy

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